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Baby’s Dramatic Rescue from Kashmir Earthquake

Posted October. 12, 2005 07:04,   


A baby was rescued in Uri in the Indian-administered Kashmir on October 10 as more than 50,000 victims are expected due to the devastating earthquake that occurred in the area of Pakistan and India. The baby is nesting in his father’s chest after being dramatically rescued four days since the tragedy. The baby, who was born about five hours before the earthquake, was named “Zalzala,” meaning “earthquake” in Urdu. The official death toll in Indian Kashmir reached 865 as of October 11.