Dialing ethical number 45500, 9.755.718,00 euro have been collected. During last night there have been a peak of donations, also thanks to awareness campaign made by Castrocaro Festival and at the “Notte della Taranta”, live on Rai channel. Donations are transferred from telephone managers to Civil Protection Department for areas hit by the earthquake.
The victims of Central Italy earthquake are 290.
240 dead in the province of Rieti, of which 229 in Amatrice and 11 in Accumuli and other 50 victims in Marche.
Now, 2688 people receive assistance and live in 58 camps and structures built for them. 16 are the structures available in Lazio and other 16 those available in Marche, in which live respectively 995 and 938 people. There are also 26 areas in Umbria where other 755 people live.
In Abruzzo there are 5 camps about to be preparred.
COOPERATION RESCUERS ON FIELD IN RIETI
Civil Protection Chief Department, Fabrizio Curcio presided the meeting for the Di.coma.c (Direzione comando e Controllo) in Rieti, Largo Graziosi, on 28th August at 12 p.m. At the end of the conference, the Chief Department met journalists to explain how activities will be developped.
With the Di.coma.c in Rieti and the closure of Operative Commitee – gathered in Rome during the night of 24th August, suddenly after the earthquake -, the National Service of Civil Protection operates directly in the areas most hit by the earthquake in order to assist people. Dicomac promotes the indications and the orders of Civil Protection Chief Department and operates in cooperation with other forces on the areas.
RED CROSS STILL IN ACTION