4.8 magnitude earthquake hits JK

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Srinagar, May 10: A 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit Jammu and Kashmir, for the second time in the last 24 hours, on Thursday. The tremors measuring 4.8 on Richter Scale, centred from Afghanistan’s Hindu Kush region. No loss of lives or property has been reported so far.
Earlier on Wednesday, a 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck Afghanistan-Tajikistan-Pakistan region. Mild tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir and many other parts of north India. Tremors were also felt in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and other northern states of India.
Several Pakistani cities including Lahore, Kasur, Faislabad Islamabad, Peshawar, Chitral, and Gilgit-Baltistan were jolted second time on Wednesday with 6.4 magnitude quakes.
Earlier on Wednesday, a 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted northwest Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, injuring at least nine children and causing panic among the residents, media reports said.