Sunday , May 27 2018
Home / Breaking News / Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley

Moderate intensity earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley

JK NNI NEWS

Indo-Asian News Service

“A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale occurred at 4.59 a.m. today,” sources in the disaster management department said on Thursday.

A moderate intensity earthquake occurred in Kashmir in the wee hours of Thursday. No report of casualty or damage has come from anywhere so far.

“A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale occurred at 4.59 a.m. today,” sources in the disaster management department said on Thursday.”The epicentre of the quake was near J&K-Xingjian border and its coordinates are latitude 35.5 degrees north and longitude 77.6 degrees east.”

Geologically, the Valley is situated in an earthquake vulnerable region.

 

About jknni

Check Also

Mehbooba welcomes Rajnath Singh’s remark on dialogue in J&K

JK NNI NEWS  Web desk Srinagar May 26 Appeals Hurriyat to display maturity and responsibility …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *