Earthquake jolts Islamabad, Gwadar

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk): An earthquake struck Islamabad, Gwadar and various parts of the country on Sunday.

The epicentre of the quake was reported to be in the Hindu Kush range, with the earthquake measuring 5.1 on the richter scale, according to Radio Pakistan.

Tremors were felt across Chitral, Dir, Mianwali, Shangla, Malkand, Lahore, Rawalpindi, Peshawar and Islamabad. Following tremors, people rushed out of their homes and buildings amid panic.

Meanwhile, mobile phone services have been disrupted in some areas of K-P following the earthquake.

No loss of life or damage to property has been reported thus far.



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