Locals Claim House Toppled After Last Night’s Earthquake
Srinagar- A woman suffered ‘minor injuries’ after a house she was dwelling in collapsed allegedly after last night’s earthquake in this district, officials said on Wednesday.
The locals claimed that the house at Balnoi village of Mankote Mendhar area in the district collapsed after last night’s 6.6 magnitude tremor shook it, leading to minor injuries to a woman identified as Asiya Parveen, wife of Mohammad Bhasharat, reported news agency GNS.
A police official said that while the woman suffered minor injuries, claims about the house getting damaged due to the earthquake were being verified.
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