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HindustanTimes Sun,28 Dec 2014

World

13 dead after strong Myanmar quake: NGO
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Yangon, November 11, 2012
First Published: 07:52 IST(11/11/2012)
Last Updated: 18:28 IST(11/11/2012)

At least 13 people were killed and 40 taken to hospital after a powerful earthquake struck central Myanmar on Sunday, Save the Children said.

The death toll from the 6.8-magnitude quake included four labourers on a bridge and two people killed in a monastery collapse in an area north of Mandalay, Myanmar's second biggest city, the aid group said in a report.

It said a further six people were killed in Sint Ku township in Sagaing region, while one died in Mandalay


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