Photo essay earthquake CONSTRUCT EEE

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Photo essay earthquake CONSTRUCT EEE

  1. 1. PHOTO ESSAY9 SecondsBY: Construct EEE PVT LTDThawban Baig
  2. 2. The land of eternal beauty, color and grandeur
  3. 3. It’s08:50:40 A.MSaturday, October 08,2005
  4. 4. Within a short period of
  5. 5. The Land of Scenery Shook Relentlessly
  6. 6. The earth moved as never before…
  7. 7. TWO-THIRD of the total area of Pakistan is on fault lines thatcause tremor any time. The experts have expressed fears thatignoring the fault lines while making big structures in citiesmay cause huge loss to life and property.
  8. 8. Roads were ripped apart
  9. 9. Mother nature brought down everything
  10. 10. On October 8th 2005 a devastating earthquake hit thenorthern part of Pakistan. With the death toll aroundninety thousand. Currently 3 million people are stillhomeless.
  11. 11. There were over 50, 000 dead
  12. 12. There was no where to go
  13. 13. There was no shoulders to lean against
  14. 14. Many survived…but just barely
  15. 15. Faces were enough to tell the story
  16. 16. Even the clouds looked distant
  17. 17. People were still coming down from the mountains trying to findshelter and were suffering from trauma. Winter was on the wayand the need for shelter was urgent.
  18. 18. Some too alone to to share anything
  19. 19. Some too pained to cry
  20. 20. There were endless hands raised for help
  21. 21. Schools needbetter foundations
  22. 22. Most earthquake-related deaths are caused by the collapse ofstructures and the construction practices play atremendousroleinthedeathtollofanearthquake.Building practices can make all the difference in earthquakes,evenamoderaterupturebeneathacitywithstructuresunpreparedforshakingcanproducetensofthousandsofcasualties.
  23. 23. Our need of time is to getInnovativeConstruction Conceptto give Pakistan a better Future ...

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