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30 Oct 2008 description
report Islamic Relief

Aid is beginning to arrive in the devastated Ziyarat and Pishin region of North West Pakistan hit by a 6.4 earthquake at the small hours of yesterday morning.

Islamic Relief aid workers are on the ground coordinating a response to assist the survivors of the disaster. An estimated 233 people lost their lives and over 200 people were injured during the earthquake that struck at 4am on Wednesday morning close to Pakistan 's border with Afghanistan .

Islamic Relief is assisting 300 families, around 2,400 people by providing food items, blankets and kitchen utensils and is working on …