Category: Earthquake in PNG

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East Sepik Earthquake, Relief Efforts

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake hit Papua New Guinea, resulting in at least 3 fatalities and the destruction of 90+ homes, particularly around the epicenter. Authorities are assessing the flood-affected region’s damage while mounting relief operations, including military support. The governor declared an emergency, urging villagers to report damages and remain calm as aid efforts progress.