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31 Oct 2008 description

The earthquake that killed 215 people in Baluchistan, Pakistan, has left the children, staff and facilities unscathed.

SOS Children's Villages' emergency relief programme from 2005 is still operational - Photo: SOS CV Pakistan

The 6.4 magnitude earthquake that struck the poorest region of Pakistan, Baluchistan, on Wednesday, has killed about 215 people and reduced 1,500 houses to rubble, leaving close to 20,000 people homeless in freezing temperatures, according to Reuters.