Zarand Rattled by Aftershocks

Zarand Rattled by AftershocksZarand Rattled by Aftershocks

Following the earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale in Zarand city, Kerman Province on October 20, twenty aftershocks have rattled the region in the past week with the last 2-Richter aftershock on Wednesday, October 26. The main quake injured 14 people in the city and several buildings sustained minor damages, IRNA reported. Many people are staying outdoors in fear of the aftershocks. The city which has a population of more than 54,000 people is located about 75 km northwest of the provincial capital Kerman.


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