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7.8 magnitude of earthquake in Ecuador, aftershocks continues

Aftershocks have been continued after 7.8 magnitude of earthquake jolted Ecuador, the Latin American country.

According to foreign news agency, 6.2 magnitude of earthquake hit coastal region, buildings were effected.However, according to a statement released from the office of Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa that death toll has reached to 577, relief work is ongoing to bring dead bodies from the debris.

It was said in the statement that several people are missing, more than 3,000 injured people are under treatment while death casualties may rise due to earthquake in Ecuador.