Panic among the people as earthquake jolts Quetta

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Panic among the people as earthquake jolts Quetta
Panic among the people as earthquake jolts Quetta

Earthquake jolts Quetta and its surroundings. According to the US Geological Survey, the epicentre was reported at 4.4 on the Richter scale.

According to the seismological centre, the quake struck 15 km below the ground while its epicentre was 60 km west of Quetta. It should be remembered that a few days ago, tremors were also felt in and around Swat.

According to media sources, tremors were also felt in and around Swat. The magnitude of the quake was 4.7 on the Richter scale. According to the seismological centre, the epicentre of the quake was near the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border.

however, There were no immediate reports of injuries or severe damage. The epicentre was reported below the ground. However, no tsunami alert was issued.

It is to be noted that, two days ago, a magnitude 4.9 earthquake was felt in the northern areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, including Peshawar and Swat.

The tremors were felt in the northern part of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa People came out of offices and shops reciting Qur’anic verses.

According to reports, 4.9 magnitude tremors were felt in Shangla, Swat, Kohistan, Dir, Chitral, and Peshawar. The epicentre was reported at Badakhshan province in Afghanistan at a depth of 27 km with a magnitude of 4.9.

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