The latest on the quake

Geo‘s now reporting hundreds of deaths – eight in lahore, and many more further up north. Schools have collapsed in Gujranwala, Gujrat and Dhuddial, school children have died, and several people are still trapped in the collapsed part of Margalla Tower in Islamabad.

6 Comments so far

  1. huma (unregistered) on October 8th, 2005 @ 2:26 pm

    CNN’s reported 88, dear god have mercy.

  2. huma (unregistered) on October 8th, 2005 @ 2:45 pm

    oh no, some general has announced that the death toll could be over a 1000 people :S

  3. maleeha (unregistered) on October 8th, 2005 @ 3:14 pm

    Not that it’ll help, but the construction company behind margalla towers’ substandard construction should be taken to court.

  4. Darwaish (unregistered) on October 8th, 2005 @ 3:29 pm

    i totally agree..per kis kis ko court mein gaseeta jaye? .. the real death toll will be in Kohistan, Hazara and areas with Karakoram highway…May Allah have mercy on us

  5. MAHBOOB AHMAD (unregistered) on October 9th, 2005 @ 12:57 am

    yaar pls
    its a natural disaster
    stop blaming humans for it

  6. Albena Kostova (unregistered) on October 9th, 2005 @ 1:54 am

    Hi people.I am living in Europe’s country,very far from Lahore,but i saw the news on TV and was worried about the Earthguake,that happened over there.I am so sorry about people’s deaths I have friends at Lahore too and pray to God save them all.

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