November 13, 2015: The NGO World Foundation with support of Deniz Feneri Turkey distributed 300 food packs among affectees of earthquake 2015 in Shangla.
The Government estimates that over 59,000 houses have been damaged, of which 85 per cent are in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and 14 per cent are in FATA. The districts of Chitral, Shangla, Swat, and Upper and Lower Dir are the worst affected, and account for nearly 70 per cent of the houses damaged across the country.
Chitral district has been hit the hardest, with over 15,900 houses damaged (23 per cent of the national total), leaving thousands of families without shelter. The earthquake has affected some communities that were still recovering from devastating flash floods, which swept through the district less than four months ago.