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Monday, 26 October 2015

150 DEAD IN SOUTH ASIA EARTHQUAKE

 www.blogsnigeria.com

A strong earthquake has hit northern Afghanistan and shook buildings from Kabul to Delhi . The

earth quake cut power and communications killing about 150 people. Pakistani officials stated that at least 147 people lost their lives and close to 600 wounded.

Afghanistan officials also said that 33 people were killed while 200 were wounded. The US geological survey said the epicenter of the 7.5 magnitude earthquake was in the Hindu kush

mountains , in the sparsely populated province of badakhshan which borders Pakistan, Tajikistan and china.

Afghanistan president sent his condolence to families who lost their relatives and properties.

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