Earthquake in Pakistan

Earthquake in Pakistan

Earthquake in Pakistan, Five people were killed and more than 100 were injured in severe earthquake in various parts of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Kashmir, including Islamabad. Due to the high prevalence of injuries, local hospitals have reduced the space which is providing medical help to the injured by placing matrices outside the hospitals.

Magnitude of the earthquake

According to the seismic center, the magnitude of the earthquake was 5.8 and the center was 5 km north of Jhelum while the depth was 9 km underground. And the shock was felt.magnitude of earthquake

Earthquake triggers disaster in Azad Kashmir

There are reports of severe devastation in Mirpur area of ‚Äč‚ÄčAzad Kashmir due to earthquake. According to reports received from there, the roads were broken down and several vehicles were overturned. Two-kilometer section of the road going from Mirpur to Jatlan collapsed and fell into the canal, causing water to enter the adjoining villages, causing further damage.Azad Kashmir

Electricity and telephone systems have also been affected in the area due to damage to buildings and roads, and land sliding is also being expressed in many areas.

Earthquake Areas

In Punjab, Khushab, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Mianwali, Mandi Bahauddin, Multan, Okara, Kasur, Khanewal, Gujarat, Kamkar, Muridke, Sheikhupura, Nankana Sahib, Sahiwal, Patoki, Chunni, Pakpattan, Dipalpur, Narghar Shah. Tremors were felt in Mandi and Sialkot, but no casualties were reported.

Save Areas

The tremors were felt in Peshawar, Charsadda, Swat, Khyber, Abbottabad, Bajaur, Nowshera, Mansehra, Butt Gram, Torghgar, Shangla, Buner, Dir, Upper Dir, Lower, Chitral, Malakand and Kohistan. No damage was done.

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