Destruction after Burma earthquake

A quake in northern Burma has left a bridge collapsed and damaged ancient Buddhist pagodas and leaving as many as 12 people feared dead.

The bridge in the northern Burma
The bridge in the northern Burma Credit: APTN
Ancient Buddhist buildings were damaged
Ancient Buddhist buildings were damaged Credit: APTN
Ancient Buddhist buildings were damaged
Ancient Buddhist buildings were damaged Credit: MRTV/ APTN
People's homes have also been destroyed
People's homes have also been destroyed Credit: APTN

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Burma quake death toll rises

A major earthquake in central Burma on Sunday near Mandalay has killed as many as 12 people, Reuters reports. Several construction workers have also been reported missing following the 6.6 magnitude quake.