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7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Afghanistan, 6.1 magnitude felt across north India

7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Afghanistan

A day after an earthquake of 4.9 magnitude on the Richter scale occurred at the Hindu Kush area of Afghanistan on Thursday, roughly 277 km north-northeast of Kabul, a massive earthquake hit Afghanistan once again on Friday. 7.5 magnitude earthquake was felt in Afghanistan. 

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 on the Richter scale hit Tajikistan at 10:31pm today, according to National Centre for Seismology.

Earthquake of 6.1 magnitude was felt across north India, including Delhi, on Friday night and its epicentre was in Punjab’s Amritsar, the National Centre of Seismology said.

Strong tremors were felt in Delhi, the National Capital Region (NCR) and several other parts of north India at 10.34 pm, prompting people to rush out of their houses. Delhi recorded an earthquake of 4.2 magnitude on the Richter scale.

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 on the Richter scale hit Amritsar, Punjab at 10:34 pm today as per National Centre for Seismology.

Earthquake tremors were also felt in parts of Uttarakhand and Noida. Earthquake tremors felt in parts of Jammu. There was no immediate report of any damage to life of property.

Meanwhile, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took to twitter and tweeted, “Earthquake tremors felt in Delhi. Praying for everyone’s safety,” Arvind Kejriwal tweeted.

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