The Prime Minister's office also tweeted saying PM Modi was continuously monitoring the situation in the Northeast.
4 Jan 2016
Civilians miffed with government's 'slow response'
While the authorities said they were doing everything, civilians complained at the authorities' 'slow response' claiming that "although the Army had begun to clear some debris, it appeared to be short on heavy equipment".
A disaster response volunteer in Manipur said: "We haven't seen any help from the government side until now".
Further, people complained over the lack of information from the government's side.
Facebook activates 'safety check' feature after Manipur earthquake
With the powerful earthquake rocking India and neighbouring areas, Facebook activated its safety check tool to help people in the area let friends and family know they are safe. "My thoughts are with everyone in the affected areas. May you and your loved ones stay safe and healthy," Zuckerberg said.