Minor earthquake rocks Balochistan

04:31 PM | 17 Feb, 2019
Minor earthquake rocks Balochistan
QUETTA – An earthquake of low intensity jolted various districts of Balochistan on Sunday, resulting in minor property damages.

According to the geological wing of the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), tremors measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale were felt in Quetta, Chaghi, Jaffarabad, Kalat and other districts of Balochistan.

The depth of the earthquake was 12 km. The centre of the earthquake was 60 kilometres south-east of Kalat.

People came out of their houses feeling the tremors. No loss of life or property has been reported in the earthquake.

More updates to follow soon.