Rescue operations continue in search of survivors
China, May 15, 2008 : Forty-six hours after the earthquake hit China , rescue workers are still pulling out survivors from under heavy concrete debris. However, time is running out for those trapped under homes and offices. Rescue workers say the chances of finding survivors drops sharply after 72 hours. Not far from the hardest hit town of Wenchuan, in the community of Mianzhu, a Japanese television crew witnessed the rescue of a girl from the rubble of her middle school building.