Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Fresh tremors in Bhaderwah, building collapses

BHADERWAH, May 28: Fresh tremors last midnight shook Bhaderwah belt of Doda district causing more cracks in various buildings and one three-storey building collapsed at Sadar Bazaar.

However, no causality or injuries were reported in the house collapse as occupants were in their relative’s house. The owner of the collapsed building has been identified as Jahangir Choudhary son of Zaffarullah Choudhary of Haveli Mohalla, Bhaderwah.

The loss is estimated to be at around Rs 10 lakh and belongings worth of thousands were also destroyed. The rear side of the house completely collapsed included 10 rooms and 4 shops. Luckily there were no injuries to the occupants as they were out in the home due to cracks in the house.