The 13th anniversary of martyrs of deadly earthquake of October 8, 2005 is being observed across Pakistan including Azad Jammu and Kashmir today.   

Special prayers were offered in the mosques at Fajr for the departed souls. Prayers were also offered for progress and prosperity of Pakistan.

It may be recalled that around one hundred thousand people had lost their lives in the massive earthquake measured at 7.6 on Richter scale.

Most of the casualties had occurred in Azad Kashmir.