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Earthquake tremors felt in Lahore, Rawalpindi and other cities of Punjab

No loss of life or property have been reported so far.

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Mild intensity earthquake tremors were felt in Lahore, Rawalpindi, and other cities in Punjab on Monday evening.

According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), 2 minor earthquake tremors hit areas of Punjab on Monday.

The earthquake was felt at 6:59 PM. and at 7:02 PM, the Met Office said.

The first quake measured 4.6 on the Richter scale and had a depth of 60 km, the Met Office said.

The second quake had a magnitude of 5.1 and a depth of 65 km, the Met Office said

The epicenter was reported near Kishtwar in occupied Kashmir, according to the Met Office.

The tremors were felt in Lahore, Rawalpindi, Murree, and other districts of the province. No loss of life and damages were so far reported.

As being reported, people in the above-mentioned areas came out of their houses by reciting Kalma-e-Tayyaba.

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Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.