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Quake in Hindu Kush... north India feels tremors

Quake in Hindu Kush... north India feels tremors
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New Delhi: A strong earthquake measuring 6.1 on Ritcher scale jolted Afghanistan, Pakistan and parts of north India at 5:34 pm on Saturday.

Mild tremors were felt in north India, the first reports coming from Delhi-NCR and Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. No casualty or damage was reported from India. The Delhi-NCR tremors lasted a few seconds.

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said, the epicentre of the quake was the Hindu Kush mountain range, which stretches near the Afghan-Pakistan border, from central Afghanistan to northern Pakistan.

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