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News / Tsai Ing-wen apologizes to Hualien and Taitung disaster relief teams for negligence in connection work | Politics | Sanli News Network SETN.COM

News / Tsai Ing-wen apologizes to Hualien and Taitung disaster relief teams for negligence in connection work | Politics | Sanli News Network SETN.COM
News / Tsai Ing-wen apologizes to Hualien and Taitung disaster relief teams for negligence in connection work | Politics | Sanli News Network SETN.COM

Reporter Lu Sumei/Taipei Report

Tsai Ing-wen inspected the Central Disaster Response Center from last night to the evening of the 18th and made four major instructions. However, she was criticized by Yu Mingxun, director of the Transportation and Tourism Development Division of the Taitung County Government, and left after her speech. Cold-blooded and meaningless disaster prevention meeting”. In this regard, Tsai Ing-wen said in an interview with the “World Police Fire Games” today (19th) that she went to the Central Disaster Response Center last night to guide her, because the staff were busy and lacked communication, so that the connection work was negligent and failed to be able to. There is an opportunity to communicate with the two county magistrates and the disaster relief team. In this regard, she would like to apologize to the two county magistrates and the disaster relief teams in Hualien and Taitung.

▲ Executive President Su Zhenchang accompanied President Tsai Ing-wen to inspect the Central Disaster Response Center for the 0918 Chishang Earthquake yesterday (18). (Photo/Provided by the Executive Yuan)

An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred in Chishang, Taitung, at 2:44 p.m. yesterday (18th), and the disaster was reported in Huadong. President Tsai Ing-wen and Executive President Su Zhenchang went to the Central Disaster Response Center at 8 p.m. The ruling includes dispatching disaster relief resources and manpower of inter-ministerial associations, and fully devotes itself to disaster relief work. It also asks the Ministry of Health and Welfare to provide shelter maintenance, and asks the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Ministry of Transportation to report and repair critical infrastructure. It calls on Chinese people to be more vigilant and avoid unnecessary activities in mountainous areas. .

However, Yu Mingxun, director of the Transportation and Tourism Development Division of the Taitung County Government, criticized it bitterly, saying that there were two strong earthquakes in Taitung, and the local government was instructed by the central government to hold an online meeting. Zhenchang and President Tsai Ing-wen finally arrived, but they got up and left after reading the draft, saying that it was “the most cold-blooded and meaningless disaster prevention meeting”, and the county magistrate Rao Qingling also said, “It’s everyone’s time that I can’t bear, so let’s do it like this. wasted.”

In this regard, Tsai Ing-wen mentioned in a speech when he met with the delegation of the “World Police Fire Games” earlier, yesterday and the day before yesterday, earthquakes occurred in Taitung and Hualien, and disasters were reported in various places. Time to devote all your time to disaster relief.

Tsai Ing-wen said that last night, she went to the Central Disaster Response Center as a guide, because the staff were busy and lacked communication, so that the connection work was negligent, and she did not have the opportunity to communicate with the two county magistrates and the disaster relief team. For this, I would like to express my apologies to the two county magistrates and the disaster relief teams in Hualien and Taitung.

Tsai Ing-wen also said that we still have a lot of work to do in the follow-up, and the central and local governments will work together to bring all operations back to normal as soon as possible. Today, Dean Su will also bring the administrative team to the disaster area to offer condolences, and go to the disaster area to learn about the progress of the search and rescue. Thank you to all the police, firefighters and search and rescue personnel for rushing to the scene for rescue as soon as possible, and reporting the situation on the scene so that the public can understand.

She said that whenever there is a natural disaster, the hardest work is our front-line police and firefighters. On behalf of all the people of the country, she would like to express my deepest thanks to all of you. Everyone has worked really hard. In the next search and rescue and emergency repair work, she also hopes that relevant search and rescue colleagues and engineering personnel, please pay attention to safety.

The article is in Chinese

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