6.6 Quake Rocks South Asia


Earthquake in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan ….reports Asian Lite News

Earthquake EpicentreA powerful earthquake of 6.6 magnitude has struck parts of Pakistan and the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border in the Hindukush region. Tremors were felt across north India, including Delhi and National Capital Region, Kashmir and Uttarakhand.

The metro rail service in Delhi has been halted following the quake, the commuters have been stranded.

Radio Pakistan reported that strong tremors were felt across Peshawar, Chitral, Swat, Gilgit, Faisalabad and Lahore. 

Pakistani media said the tremors were strongly felt in Lahore and other parts of Punjab province.