An intense seismic tremor measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale shook north India a brief time after 2.30 pm on Monday. Huge tremors enduring just about a moment were accounted for in Delhi, Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab.
Solid tremors were likewise reported in Pakistan, Afghanistan where more than 10 individuals have kicked the bucket and 150 harmed, early reports said.
10 Killed 150 Injured as powerful earthquake Measuring 7.5 Hits Afghanistan Pakistan North India Areas
“Caught wind of solid seismic tremor in Afghanistan-Pakistan locale whose tremors have been felt in parts of India. I petition God for everybody’s wellbeing,” tweeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is crusading in Bihar, where get together races are being held.
Individuals hurried out of workplaces and homes as structures shook in national capital Delhi. The Delhi Metro has ended administrations for some time as a preparatory measure.
In Srinagar, telephone and power lines are down, and harm has been accounted for to the Lal Chowk flyover in the Jammu and Kashmir capital.
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“As we surged out, we saw autos shaking,” said a man in Chandigarh. Video footage from the city indicated froze individuals hurrying out of workplaces.
Several individuals in the towns and urban areas where tremors were felt are still outside, dreading delayed repercussions.