Pakistan's 'Most strong & biggest' earthquake shakes the country
Magnitude 8.1 earthquake struck main cities of Pakistan, including the north & southern Pakistan (Peshawar, Islamabad, Lahore, Kohat, Gilgit, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, D.I Khan, Quetta, Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukker, Gawadar, Kalat and other cities & towns, lots injured because of roof structure as well as building collapses in different areas.
Wall structure collapses in Dhaki area during Muharrum Ladies Majlis near Asamai Gate & Sarafa Market.
We have not learnt any lessons in 10 years from the earthquake, still lack of Hospitals, Dispensaries and other health facilities.
Earthquake also shook houses in many parts of the Pakistan & Afghanistan, running people on roads & streets reciting Kalma-e-Tayyaba, استغفر_الله_واتوب_اليه and Azan.
Latest Pakistan Earthquake Updates
- Epicenter in Mountains of Hindu Kush
- Casualties claimed with Swat, Bajaur, Kallar Kahar, Sargodha, Kasur
- Marketing Telecommunication services upset in major Northern parts of Pakistan Islamabad, Peshawar
- Tremors with felt with Delhi, Kabul, Dubai also in Bangladesh
The earthquake was 196 km (120 miles) deep and centred 82 km (51 miles) southeastern of Fayazabad in a far area of Afghanistan in the mountains of Hindu Kush.
Aftershocks may expected in next 24 hours as National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)