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Earthquake of 6.1 magnitude strikes Afghanistan

Kabul: An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday but there were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties.
The quake, which was also felt in neighbouring Pakistan, struck 270 kilometres northeast of Kabul in the Hindu Kush mountains, at a deep 180 kilometres, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.

Tremors were also felt in several parts of north India on Wednesday following the quake on the Afghanistan-Kazakhstan border, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

The quake was felt in the Delhi-NCR region as well as in the Kashmir Valley

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