After shocks hit quake hit areas

April 17, 2013 Off By Web Desk

QUETTA: Strong and moderate aftershocks hit Mashkel and adjoining areas Wednesday morning creating fear among the affectees. These tremors measures 6 which hit the area at 8.15 hours and anther measuring 5.3 feet at 9.53 hours in the morning. These aftershocks ere also felt in Taftan, Nok Kundi, Dalbandin and Noshki and adjoining areas besides Mashkel.

Relief and rescue activities were underway in the quake hit areas and helicopters are also being used for relief activities.

Official sources said that FC troops have started relief activities.

There are very small facilities of health in the area. Still people extended help to the injured persons on self help basis and injured were shifted to Dalbandin and CMH Quetta. These also included women and children.