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Pakistan army launch rescue operation in quake-hit areas

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Rawalpindi - At least three dead and dozens injured in the quake.


Published: Tue 24 Sep 2019, 4:39 PM

Last updated: Sun 29 Sep 2019, 2:33 PM

Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa, on Tuesday directed
troops to immediately launch relief and rescue operation in aid of civil administrations in the quake-stricken areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
"Army troops with aviation and medical support teams dispatched for operation in aid of civil administration for victims of earthquake in AJK," tweeted Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor

At least three have been reported dead and dozens injured in the quake-hit areas.

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