AFAD: 24,927 earthquakes occurred in two months
The Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) made a statement regarding the number of earthquakes that occurred after the 7.7 and 7.6 magnitude earthquakes centered in Maras on February 6th.
In the statement made on AFAD's social media account, it was stated that 24,927 earthquakes occurred between February 6th and April 6th, following the earthquakes centered in Elbistan and Pazarcik.
Two major earthquakes centered in Maras and Elbistan occurred on February 6th, causing destruction in 11 provinces. The announced death toll following the earthquakes has risen to 50,399.