Earthquake Jolts parts of KPK

PESHAWAR:  A magnitude of 5.3 earthquake was felt Thursday in various cities of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province, Newsone reported.

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According to details, tremors were also felt in Swat along Malakand division along with Manshera, Dera Ismail Khan, Swat, Abbottabad, and Mardan.

No loss of life has been reported yet in the wake of the earthquake.

Yesterday, tremors were felt across the country’s northern regions, including the federal capital, Abbottabad, Bajaur Agency, Manshera, Dera Ismail Khan, Jhang, Chitral, Peshawar, Lahore, Faisalabad, Chiniot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir Swat, Nowshera, Mianwali, Kotli, DG Khan, Okara, Kasur.

The earthquake magnitude in the morning was recorded to be 5.8 on the Richter scale while the second waves at approximately 4 p.m were reported to be of 6.4 degrees in magnitude.

According to media reports the earthquake was also felt in Indian occupied Kashmir.

This is developing story…

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