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Earthquake of magnitude 5 hit Islamabad

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Christian Fernsby ▼ | September 9, 2019
An earthquake of high intensity jolted the federal capital, parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Monday. No causalities or property damages were reported.
Islamabad earthquake
Asia   An earthquake of high intensity hit the federal capital
According to geological wing of PMD, tremours measuring 5 on the Richter scale were felt in Islamabad, Mansehra, Nakiyal and some areas of AJK.

Topics: Islamabad Earthquake

People of the areas where the quake was felt rushed out of their homes in panic reciting Quranic verses. However, no human or property loss was reported from anywhere.

The epi-centre of quake was stated to be in Pak-India border area at depth of 12 kilometer inside earth crust.


 

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