Urgent relief items dispatched by Sri Lanka to China have arrived in Chedugu, Capital city of Sichuan Province yesterday morning. On last 12th May Sichuan Province was affected by an earthquake. In the Earthquake of 12th May, the official figures as of May 25, stated that 62,664 people were are confirmed dead, including 62,161 in Sichuan province, and 358,816 injured, with 23,775 listed as missing. The earthquake left about 4.8 million people homeless. It was the deadliest and strongest earthquake to hit China since the 1976 Tangshan earthquake, which killed at least 240,000 people.