The number of victims of the explosion at the chemical plant in East China's Jiangsu province rose to 64, listed as missing 28 people, said at a press conference on the first day weekend the Mayor of Yancheng Cao Lubao.
before it was declared dead 62.
they say that the 21 victim is in serious condition, and 73 in heavy.
Cao Lubao also explained the circumstances with other victims, which, according to authorities, there were more than 600.
The explosion occurred Thursday at a chemical plant "Jiangsu Tarczay" within chemical industrial Park "Canizzaro" in the County Tufu city district of Yancheng at 14: 00 local time (09: 00 GMT). The explosion was so powerful that the Chinese seismic Agency at 14: 48 (09: 48 MSK) recorded in the same province earthquake of magnitude 2, 2 and a depth of 0 meters.
As before stated Last news in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the PRC, the data about the foreign citizens among the dead and received damage until not been received.