Strong quake hits parts of northern Pakistan


SKARDU: A strong earthquake rattled various parts of northern Pakistan on Friday morning after which panic has been created in regard to the after shocks, Aaj News reported.

According to the reports, the quake-hit areas include Skardu, Astaur and other surrounding parts. Residents of the particular area came out from their houses and a sense of panic has been created in regard to the after shocks of the quake.

According to the rescue sources, there was no report of any loss of life, but at various end points, there were minor damages reports reported after the quake.

The Met office has not yet revealed the intensity and the epicenter of the quake yet.