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Ministry of Emergency Situations: Over 200 houses damaged and 15 people injured in Kyrgyzstan earthquake

Other News Materials 21 July 2011 10:34
According to preliminary data, a powerful earthquake measuring 8, which has recently occurred in the south of Kyrgyzstan, damaged more than 600 homes. More than 200 were heavily damaged and 15 people were injured, the press-service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Emergency Situations said, RIA Novosti reported. Two tremors measuring 8 and 3.5 occurred in the Batken region, southern Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday night. Their epicenter was located at 52 kilometers east of the regional city of Batken and just seven kilometers from the Sovetskoe village. As a result, tens of thousands residents of Kadamjay region of the republic left without electricity.
Ministry of Emergency Situations: Over 200 houses damaged and 15 people injured in Kyrgyzstan earthquake

A ccording to preliminary data , a powerful earthquake measuring 8, which has recently occurred in the south of Kyrgyzstan, damaged more than 600 homes . M ore than 200 were heavily damaged and 15 people were injured , the press - service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Emergency Situations said , RIA Novosti reported.

Two tremors measuring 8 and 3.5 occurred in the Batken region , southern Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday night. Their epicenter was located at 52 kilometers east of the regional city of Batken and just seven kilometers from the Sovetskoe village. As a result, tens of thousands residents of Kadamjay region of the republic left without electricity .

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