A strong earthquake hit northern Afghanistan on Thursday that takes the lives of one girl and wounded many others. The trembling of earthquake was felt by people in India and Pakistan
As per US Geological Survey, the earthquake strike close to Afghanistan’s northern border at a profundity of 191 kms.
The focal point was in Jurm district of Afghanistan’s Badakhshan Province, reports stated.
Nearly two strong shakes were felt in Kabul on Thursday.
As per the reports, 3 persons were wounded in Afghanistan’s Jurm district.
An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 hit Kabul in October 2015 that led to landslides, destruction of buildings. Over 380 people lost their lives in the casualty.
The tremors of earthquake were faced by people in Islamabad, Peshawar, Lahore and New Delhi.
One girl lost their lives in Pakistan’s Quetta town after her residence distorted during the tremor.
Nearly ten people were wounded in Khyber Pakhtuhwa. The evacuation teams reached to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province to overlook the situation. In the earthquake, a school building got destroyed in Peshawar and many children are feared to be wounded.
7.4 magnitude earthquake struck at Pakistan in October 2005 and took the lives of more than 80,000 people and leaving several other homeless.
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