Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Faisalabad Earthquake jolts several cities of Punjab including Faisalabad

A few seconds jolt was felt yesterday in Faisalabad. Earthquake tremors were felts in many different areas of Punjab including Lahore and Faisalabad on Tuesday.
Faisalabad Earthquake jolts several cities of Punjab including Faisalabad
Faisalabad Earthquake jolts several cities of Punjab including Faisalabad

According to the weather department the epicenter of the quake was reported to be 50 kilometers south-west of the city of Lahore.

The quake was measured 3.7 on the Richter Scale. Several cities including Lahore and Faisalabad felt the tremors of the earthquake. The cities which felts the jolts include: Okara, Safdarabad, Toba Tek Singh, Sargodha, Bhalwal, Shahpur and Sarawali. The earthquake also hit the outskirts of the city of Lahore.

People were seen leaving their houses in Faisalabad. The area was reported to be in a state of panic and chaos.

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