ISLAMABAD – Strong earthquake in pakistan shocked pieces of South Asian nations including Pakistan, India, and Afghanistan late on Tuesday, with no less than nine dead in Pakistan and north of 150 harmed.
The Pakistan Meteorological Department stated that the epicenter of the quake was the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan. As a result, the majority of the fatalities and injuries were reported in northwest Pakistan, or KPK.
Strong tremors were felt in major cities like Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, Charsadda, and Rawalpindi, and residents were in a state of panic. The areas of Gilgit-Baltistan, Sialkot, Chakwal, Kohat, and Gujranwala also experienced earthquakes.
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Disaster Management Authority has confirmed that nine people died and 44 were injured in various accidents in the northwestern region. The dead individuals incorporate 5 men, 2 ladies, and 2 kids while in excess of 20 houses have been to some degree harmed across the area.
The confused citizens who began reciting Quranic verses were shown in clips that were broadcast on local media and were making their way around social media platforms Earthqauke in pakistan 2023.
As the tectonic plate pushes northward into the Eurasian plate, experts asserted that various regions of South Asia are experiencing seismic activity earthquake in pakistan 21 march 2023.
Individuals of the locale are frightened in view of shakes as in excess of 73,000 individuals were killed by a 7.6 greatness shudder that struck Pakistan back in 2005.