Tremors in Balochistan kill three children

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QUETTA:

Earthquake tremors successful Balochistan connected Saturday claimed the lives of 3 children aft magnitude 3.5 jolts were felt successful the region.

According to rescue sources, the tremors were felt successful Chaman and Killa Abdullah districts astatine astir 10pm past night. As a effect of the earthquake, a information of a tiny dwelling in Nai Abadi Balazi country collapsed, sidesplitting 3 children.

The children were betwixt the property of 8 and 23 years. Rescue sources said 5 different radical were injured successful the incident.

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Last week, an earthquake jolted areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P), Punjab and Balochistan. The quake had a magnitude of 6.8 with its epicentre successful Afghanistan, according to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD).

Reports from antithetic parts of the state said tremors were felt successful respective cities, including Islamabad, Peshawar, Charsadda, Lahore, and Rawalpindi. Frightened radical fled their homes and came retired successful the open.

The United States Geological Survey said that the tremors were besides felt successful Afghanistan and India for 30 seconds.

Ten people, including 2 women and 2 children, died successful K-P arsenic a effect of the earthquake portion galore were injured and buildings were damaged.

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