The death toll from Tuesday’s massive explosion in Beirut has risen to 135. About 5,000 have been injured and are still missing.
The Lebanese health minister told television on Wednesday.
Earlier, according to official information, there were at least 113 deaths and approximately 4,000 injured.
Several hundred thousand people have been made homeless by the massive explosion in the port of Beirut.
It has caused damage in about half of the city, the governor of the metropolis said.