An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of Thursday. The earthquake hit 111 km northeast of Thang. No casualties were reported in areas of Jammu and Kashmir.
On Wednesday, an earthquake of magnitude 5.5 hit Delhi- National Capital Region (NCR) and northern India. As per IMD, the focal point of earthquake was Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand.
According to IMD’s National Seismological Centre, the earthquake took place at 8:49 pm and ended after 10-15 seconds. IMD also disclosed that the epicentre was at intensity of 30 km. Luckily, the force of earthquake dissolute speedily.
The trembles of earthquake were faced by people in Dehradun, Patiala and Chandigarh on Wednesday.
The earthquake struck Uttarakhand for the second time on Wednesday while medium intensity earthquake of magnitude 3.3 hit Uttarakhand on Tuesday.