At least 12 killed in Afghan earthquake: district official

DailyTimes  |  Jan 17, 2022

At least 12 killed in Afghan earthquake: district official

Herat, Afghanistan: At least 12 people were killed and several more wounded after an earthquake hit western Afghanistan on Monday, an official said.

The victims died when roofs of their residential houses collapsed in Qadis district in the western province of Badghis, district governor Mohammad Saleh Purdel told. The quake was magnitude 5.6, according to the US Geological Survey.
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