Japan earthquake: Nuclear fears impact Tokyo fish market

Help

Japan's nuclear crisis has spread fear in Tokyo as people either leave or stay indoors, turning bustling markets into near ghost towns.

Japan has raised the alert level at its quake-damaged nuclear plant from four to five on a seven-point international scale of atomic incidents.

International SOS is advising people within 80km of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to evacuate the area.

Tim Wilcox visited Tokyo's famous fish market, usually a bustling hub, now almost deserted.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.