Home / World Politics / Middle east / Earthquake of 6.1 magnitude strikes Afghanistan

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

Check Also

Dubai Municipality gears up to meet rainy days

Dubai: Dubai Municipality teams are ready for the rains after implementing precautionary measures and preparedness …

13 dead including deputy and gunman in California bar shooting

Sacramento: Authorities in Thousand Oaks, California, northwest of Los Angeles, reported 13 fatalities at a …