Png earthquake followed by landslides sending people fleeing for cover.
The quake left more than 1,000 people wounded as rocks fell on the roofs of buildings.
Police said they had set up roadblocks around the city.
The US Geological Survey has issued the quake’s epicentre to be 25km (15 miles) from the border with Brazil.
The US Geological Survey (USGS)
Officials said in a statement there was no official confirmation yet, however many said many areas in Sichuan province had suffered after landslides in recent months.
The Sichuan authorities have been heavily criticised for failing to adequately respond to the seismic wave.
The region was hit by six powerful earthquakes, t카지노사이트wo of them magnitude 3.0, in 2008.