Earthquake

Earthquake Damage – Is your building affected?

Earthquake Damage – Is your building affected?

October 4, 2019

People in Pakistan are familiar with earthquakes more than just the word. Pakistan has experienced devastation at the hands of earthquakes. Earthquakes have been a source of constant fear and worry for us. With natural disasters, the control is taken away from our hand and we are left to the[...]
Full support extended to quake victims: NDMA

Full support extended to quake victims: NDMA

October 3, 2019

ISLAMABAD: The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has issued relief items, dispatched teams and is providing its full support to aid the disaster-hit areas, an official said on Wednesday. Relief items were dispatched by the Provincial Development Management Authority of Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and State Disaster Management Authority. The items[...]
Earthquake hits Mirpur.

Fear rampant as earthquake hits AJK

September 25, 2019

Islamabad: An earthquake of magnitude 5.8 struck Mirpur district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Tuesday afternoon, leaving 25 dead and around 400 injured.   The Mirpur District was left shaken after a shallow quake hit 22.3 kilometres north of Jhelum around 4 p.m. The quake was 10 km[...]
NDRMF approves 10 projects.

National Disaster Risk Management Fund approves 10 projects

September 24, 2019

Islamabad: The Board of Directors of the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF) has approved 10 projects aimed at the reduction of disaster risk at the cost of Rs4.9 billion, including a grant financing worth Rs3.6 billion. A meeting of the board presided over by the Finance Secretary Naveed Kamran[...]