The worst-hit area appears to be Ziarat, about 50km north of Quetta, where hundreds of mostly mud and timber houses had been destroyed in five villages- War Choom, Kawas Wam, Kan Depot and Serkhazee. It is estimated that more than 35,000 people have been affected. Many have spent the night in the open.
People are in urgent need of tents, warm clothing, blankets, wood for burning purposes, medicines and canned and dry Food.
Muslim Aid is currently in the area assessing the damage in order to deliver emergency relief.
We are launching an emergency appeal to raise =A3500,000 for the 35,000 families who have been badly affected.Please help us to help them.