ISLAMABAD: A mild earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale struck several parts of the country including the provinces of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab. The tremors were felt in several cities including Rawalpindi, Chiniot, Pindi Bhatian, Bhawal, Phalia and Kalabagh. The residents were jolted and came out of their homes in fear and shock. In KP and Azad Kashmir the earthquake tremors were felt in Peshawar, Mardan, Sargodha, Swat, Malakand, Lower Dir, Mohmand Agency, Shangla, Chilas, Kohistan, Mansehra, Balakot and…
ISLAMABAD: A sudden and violent shaking of the earth’s surface panicked residents in major areas of the upper country on Saturday. Tremors were felt in areas including Swat, Abbottabad, Batagram, Shangla and Chillas of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, ARY News reported. An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the areas with an epicentre approximately 10 kilometres beneath the earth near Pakpattan. Also Read: Earthquake jolts Nawabshah, Hyderabad, other areas of Sindh Following tremors, many evacuated their homes and…
276 killed in Pakistan after massive quake hits region with epicentre in Afghanistan — 60km from Chitral
ISLAMABAD: A powerful earthquake of 7.5 magnitude has struck major cities of Pakistan, leaving at least 276 people dead and injuring over 1300 people. The quake was also felt in the neighbouring countries of the region.