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Quake damages 200 houses in Balochistan

Quake damages 200 houses in Balochistan

QUETTA – An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale jolted a number of towns across Balochistan, including the provincial capital, in the wee hours of Wednesday, damaging around 200 mud-houses and shops in Dalbandin.
The Met Office said tremors were felt at 2:23am and the epicenter of the earthquake was located around 50 kilometeres west of the town of Dalbandin, headquarters of Chaghai district.
The tremors were also felt in Quetta, Mastung, Khuzdar, Kalat,

Five houses robbed, citizens block roads

GUJRANWALA – Robbers took away valuables from five houses in the city in early hours on Sunday while hundreds of citizens blocked the bypass road for two hours, suspending the flow of traffic between Lahore and Islamabad.
Reportedly, six armed and masked robbers forced ann entry into the house of Muhammad Munir and took away 10 tolas of gold ornaments and other valuables. The robbers barged into his neighbourer’s house and looted cash and other valuables at gunpoint.