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Death toll from Pakistan earthquake rises to 37 - local official

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Death toll from Pakistan earthquake rises to 37 - local official
Residents walk along a road damaged during an earthquake in Jatlan, Mirpur, Pakistan September 25, 2019. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro   -   Copyright  AKHTAR SOOMRO(Reuters)

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – The death toll from an earthquake in Pakistan on Tuesday has risen to 37, the Mirpur divisional commissioner, Muhammad Tayyab, said on Wednesday.

Tayyab said the dead included men, women and children.

(Reporting by Asif Shahzad in Islamabad; Editing by Toby Chopra)