Posted 22 марта 04:09

Published 22 марта 04:09

Modified 22 марта 08:10

Updated 22 марта 08:10

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Nine people were killed in an earthquake in Pakistan

22 марта 2023, 04:09
44 people were injured.

According to The News, referring to the Office for Disaster Management, the earthquake, the epicenter of which was in the northeast of Afghanistan, was felt in Pakistan. Nine people died there.

The magnitude is estimated at 6.5. The hearth was located 50 km from the Afghan town of Ishkashim in Badakhshan province. The province borders with the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region of Tajikistan. Residents of Tashkent felt a strong earthquake. They were forced to leave their homes, fearing to be under the rubble.

In addition, the tremors were felt in India, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan.