Quake measuring 5.3 on Richter scale jolts parts of Balochistan

Latest Update: May 13, 2016 | 437 Views

QUETTA: Quake of magnitude 5.3 on Richter Scale jolted parts of Balochistan at 12:01pm Friday however, no untoward incidents were reported.


Trimmers of the quake were felt for at least 20 seconds. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), epicenter of the earthquake was 20 kilometers (Km) southwest of Chaman, capital of Qilla Abdullah district of Balochistan.