March 31
The U.S. government has revealed that he had conveyed the idea will continue to spare no support President Obama received the Great Kanto Earthquake Northeast, sent a letter addressed to the Emperor, along with the show condolences to the victims.


March 31
Government, in order to receive the Great Kanto Earthquake, Northeast achieve a stable supply of LP gas used in homes in the Tohoku region, has decided to release the LP gas for the first time the country has been stockpiling.

March 31
Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Kano, the night of 31, held a press conference, the problem of radioactive material exceeding the provisional standard of the country has been detected from agricultural products, to implement the temporary advance, such as for working capital for the time being of farmers government today announced that it has become difficult and that you are, requested the JA group interest-free loan, to realize.

March 31
31 Chief Executive Officer of the "AREVA" nuclear enterprise of France came to Japan to assist in tasks such as removing the water in nuclear power plants, Fukushima Daiichi followed by a serious situation, that is contaminated with radioactive material of high concentration was revealed that the Sun, a press conference in Tokyo, hit the support and dispatched a team of experts within a few days.

March 31
Seminar from G20 finance ministers and central bank governors plus the emerging economies in developed countries have participated, was held in China, under the Great Kanto Earthquake, Northeast countries, such as the cooperation in the exchange rate stability, the affected areas of Japan remark that we should support the reconstruction of one after another has been.

March 31
Northeast in the Great Kanto Earthquake, the victims are still living at the shelter continues to have more than 170,000 people and 2000 centered on the Iwate-Miyagi and Fukushima.

March 31
Together with missing person dead has been confirmed so far in the earthquake of this time and depends on the police is up to people 11,532 to match, there were reported to the police, and is 28,000 approximately.

March 31
In Iidate Village, Fukushima Prefecture radioactive material more than an indication of the country has been detected from tap water, the results of the survey, we decided as has been confirmed the safety of tap water, to remove the restriction intake from April 1. In the village for children under 1 year of age are invited to use while drinking water bottles were distributed to all households just in case.

March 31
Asked about the donations and trying to help victims of the Great Kanto Earthquake, Northeast Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, a notification to each prefecture can be applied so as to target be deducted from the income tax and resident tax a portion of the amount donated "tax system" Furusato is calling you, and want to cooperate with donations to many people.

March 31
Prime Minister Kan 31 day and night, at a joint news conference after the Franco-Japanese summit meeting, to consider the nature of recovery from the Great Kanto Earthquake northeast, the island revealed that the committee consider such as the establishment of experts made in was.