Mud house colapses in Poonch, woman injured

JAMMU — A woman suffered minor injuries after a house she was dwelling in collapsed allegedly after last night’s earthquake in Balnoi village of Poonch district, reports and officials said on Wednesday.

The house at Balnoi village of Mankote Mendhar area in the Poonch district collapsed after last night’s 6.6 magnitude tremor shook it, leading to minor injuries to a woman identified as Asiya Parveen, wife of Mohammad Bhasharat, GNS reported.

A police official, according to the report said, while the woman suffered minor injuries, claims about the house getting damaged due to the earthquake were being verified.