Originally Posted by xXmagnesiumXx
My grandma lives in Chengdu. She called us at 1:30 on early monday morning and I didn't realize what it was. I guess this was it. Fortunately, all the structures in her area held, so she was fine. Apparently there are still aftershocks, so my grandparents are coming over.
Thank god they still alive. This is a horrible event . An earthquake strike always come in surprise and it seems quite hard to avoid losses of lives.
On behalf of the my family , we express our deepest sympathy and condolences to the victims and their families.