People removing fallen bricks from the wall of the house on the car parked outside - PHOTO: EXPRESS / MUHAMMAD IQBAL
Scroll down for video of the earthquake
Wall of massive Bala Hisar Fort in Peshawar collapsed due to quake - Photo: AFP
There have been reports of 140 death in Pakistan so far, Express News reports. Pakistan Army has mobilised its troops for speedy evacuation of people from affected areas and provide them shelter and first aid.
In the aftermath of a powerful earthquake that struck Pakistan and Afghanistan, Google has launched a person finder allowing individuals to post and search for their families, while Facebook activated its safety check feature designed to check if people in the earthquake-affected areas were safe.