A seismic tremor of extent 7.7 struck Pakistan abd northeastern Afghanistan on Monday, the U.S. Topographical Survey said, sending tremors that were felt in India.
The shudder was 196 km profound and focused 82 km southeast of Feyzabad in a remote zone of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain range.
Crisis pronounced in healing facilities crosswise over Peshawar
A highly sensitive situation has been pronounced in healing centers crosswise over Peshawar, our reporter Umer Farooq reports.
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PM Nawaz calls for assembly of assets to seismic tremor hit regions
PM Nawaz Sharif has coordinated all government common, military and commonplace offices to proclaim quick caution and prepare all assets to guarantee security of subjects.
Armed force boss calls for prompt salvage operations
Armed force boss General Raheel Sharif has guided Pakistan Army to begin salvage operations crosswise over tremor hit ranges quickly, the military’s media wing Inter Services Public Relations said in an announcement.
Tremor measured 8.1 on Richter scale: Met dept
Be that as it may, Pakistan’s Meteorological Department has said the quake measured 8.1 on the Richter scale.
Telephone lines disturbed in parts of K-P
Taking after the quake, telephone lines were disturbed in parts of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. A few houses have gave way in Kaghan Valley, our reporter Muhammad Sadaqat reports. Then again, there are no reports of setbacks up ’til now.
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Further, structures have gave way in Dabgari Garden and Warsak Road in Peshawar, our journalist reports. It will require investment to affirm the degree of harm or setbacks as the most defenseless regions are shamefully built structures.
Tremors felt in Afghanistan, India
The quake struck in northeastern Afghanistan, the US Geological Survey said, sending tremors that were felt in India and Pakistan, Reuters reported. Tremors were felt in Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Multan, Chitral, Mardan and adjacent territories. The epicenter of the quake was 265km NE of Kabul.
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Tremors felt for more than one moment
As indicated by sources tremors were felt for more than one moment. The tremor spread frenzy among individuals and they surged out of their homes, on the other hand; no death toll or property has been accounted for as such.
No quick report of wounds
The tremor was 196 km profound and focused 82 km southeast of Feyzabad in a remote territory of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain range. There were no prompt reports of harm or wounds.
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Consequential convulsions are as yet being felt
Consequential convulsions are as yet being felt and individuals have been encouraged to clear structures, Express News reported.
Many individuals hustled from structures onto the roads in New Delhi while the shudder was additionally felt in the Himalayan locale of Kashmir, as indicated by an AFP correspondent.