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5.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Quetta


QUETTA: Severe tremors of 5.5 intensity on Richter scale were felt in Quetta and its surrounding areas on Saturday morning.

According to details, the center of earthquake was 58 kilometer in the east of Quetta city near Koh-e-Murdar and its depth was 10 kilometers.

Earthquake tremors were also felt in Pishin, Hernai, Ziarat, Mastung and other areas.

Due to the intensity of the earthquake, residents in the affected areas left their homes and took to the streets. However, no damage report of any kind has been received.

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