The photo was taken by a veteran photographer of an international news agency, Adem Altan. The heartbreaking scene first came to his attention while filming the situation in the earthquake-ravaged city of Kahramanmaras. The veteran photographer said that although he initially wanted to capture the scene from a distance, the deceased’s father called him. Already in Turkey, the local people are angry with the rescue work in the earthquake-ravaged areas. They complained of government negligence. The father of the dead child claimed to have asked for the picture to be taken so that everyone could see the scene as the ultimate sign of negligence. the photographer (Photographer) Altan. The photo taken by the news agency photographer appeared on the front page of major newspapers around the world including Financial Times, Wall Street Journal.
Photographer Adem Altan said he was speechless when the photo was taken. The deceased’s father’s mental condition was so bad that he could not speak properly. It was with great difficulty that he and his daughter were named. When questioned about the post-shock situation, the deceased’s father said he remained silent. The photographer also said that he could not hold back his tears this time.
It should be noted that the Earthquake shook in the early morning of last Monday, February 6 turkish (Turkey) and several areas of Syria (Syria). The magnitude of this tremor was 7.8 on the Richter scale. The epicenter of the earthquake is southern Turkey. Even after that, the vibration is felt several times at intervals. More than 20,000 people including children are said to have died in the earthquake. Many people were injured. It is feared that the death toll may increase. Earthquake (Earthquake) Turkey and Syria have suffered a lot of damage. Earlier in 1939 such a terrible earthquake happened in Turkey.