Jan 19, 2011
A 7 point 2-magnitude earthquake has hit south-west Pakistan in a sparsely-populated area near the borders with Iran and Afghanistan. Officials say several houses were damaged but there’ve been no immediate word of casualties. The aftershocks were felt as far away as Dubai and New Delhi. An earthquake of similar intensity in Pakistan-administered Kashmir killed more than 70,000 people in 2005.
This article was posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 8:14 am