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tremors earthquake Skardu Upper Dir Northern areas

Tremors felt in Skardu, Pakistan’s northern region

01 January, 2020 2:51 pm 2:51 pm

SKARDU (92 News) – Tremors were felt in Skardu, Upper Dir, Muzaffarabad, Neelum Valley, and Pakistan’s northern regions on Sunday morning. According to the sources, an earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter Scale jolted in Gilgit-Baltistan, Diamer, Chilas, Sherwan and Ghazar. There were no reports of any injuries or damage to property. According to the … Read More

Earthquake, Islamabad, Peshawar, Upper Dir

Earthquake rocks Islamabad, Peshawar & Upper Dir

10 October, 2019 5:43 pm 5:43 pm

JHELUM (92 News) – An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale jolted several cities, including Islamabad, Peshawar, Upper Dir, Malakand and Jhleum, on Tuesday. People came out of their houses while reciting ‘Kalma Tayyaba’. The epicenter is stated to be Hindukush mountains at a depth of 180 kilometres. On September 26, 50 people were … Read More


Six killed, 19 injured in car bomb blast in Upper Dir

08 August, 2019 2:07 am 2:07 am

UPPER DIR (92 News) – At least six people were killed and 19 others wounded after a remote-controlled explosive device planted in a car exploded in Gamadand area of Upper Dir, local authorities said Sunday. According to the district police officer chief Mian Naseeb Jan, the time device was blown up through a remote-control when … Read More

Four, die, 9 injured, jeep, falls, ditch, Upper Dir

Four die, 9 injured as van falls into ditch in Upper Dir

05 May, 2019 10:33 pm 10:33 pm

PESHAWAR (92 News) – Four people were killed while nine others injured when a van fell into a deep ditch in Goldai Bracklay, Upper Dir on Saturday. According to the police, the injured have been shifted to DHQ Hospital. The accident occurred due to failure of the breaks.

Snowfall blankets Neelum Valley, restricts people to homes

11 November, 2018 12:40 pm 12:40 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Roads were blocked after snowfall blanketed the Neelum Valley on Thursday. Owing to snowfall, people were restricted to their homes while several tourists were trapped. Canals swelled due to continuous rain in Upper Dir. On the other hand, Dir-Chitral Road was closed due to landsliding. Moreover, thick clouds hovered over Leepa … Read More