22/03/2023 02:50 PM | Click to read full article
A very strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck the Hindu Kush region. The tremors were felt for at least 30 seconds across India, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Earthquakes are one of the most disastrous natural disasters that can strike without warning and cause immense damage and loss of life. While we cannot predict when an earthquake will occur, we can take steps to prepare and protect ourselves. Here are some things you should avoid doing during or after an earthquake.