A Man transferring an injured boy to a hospital after a severe earthquake in Peshawar,oct.26,2015.At least 220 people were killed and over 1200 injured in an 8.1- Magnitude Earthquake that hit most parts of Pakistan on Monday .
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and tribal area were the worst-hit where over 180 people lost their lives.Meteorological Department said that the quake hit the country at 2:09 p.m, and its epicenter was determined in Mount Hindu kush along Pakistan – Afghanistan Border with focal depth of 193 km.
Rescue Operation Start After Magnitude Earthquake:
The Government and Army have kicked off a rescue and relief operation in the areas affected by the deadly Magnitude Earthquake on Monday.On the direction of prime minister,a crisis cell has been formed to coordinate with all federal,Civil,Military and provincial agencies for rescue and relief afforts.
The said Military medical teams have reached the destruction sites and all resources are being used by the army to go to the remotest areas to ensure relief of every affected family and individual.