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Post-Earthquake Rescue Operations in Iran End

Rescue operations in the southern Iran province of Bushehr ended on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the 6.3-magnitude tremor killed 37 people, reported officials.

Red Crescent official said that 20 people had been rescued and that there were no more bodies under the rubble. The earthquake left 850 people injured, 100 of them seriously.

Source: Hindustan Times. Read full article. (link)

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