TASS, October 7. Pakistan Disaster Management reports that at least 15 people were killed in the earthquake in southern Pakistan on Thursday, according to France-Presse news agency.
"Currently, 15-20 people have been killed. The death toll may go up," the agency was told. No structural damage has been reported.
Earlier, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center informed about a 5.7-magintude earthquake that occurred in Pakistan. The epicenter of the tremors was located 102 km northeast Quetta, a city with the approximate population of 733,000. The source of the earthquake was 10 km below the surface.