Kashmir hit by moderate intensity earthquake

The Met department official gave information that a moderate intensity earthquake had hit the Kashmir Valley today and the intensity of the quake is measured to be around 4.5 on the Richter scale.

He mentioned: “An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale occurred today at 5.44 a.m.”

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“The intensity of the earthquake was moderate and its coordinates were latitude 35.0 degrees north and longitude 74.4 degrees east.”

“The epicentre of the tremor was in a depth of 150 km.” There were no immediate reports of casualties or any damage to property.

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