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Earthquake: Tremors felt in Delhi-NCR and Gurugram, no casuality reported

Earthquake: Tremors felt in Delhi-NCR and Gurugram, no casuality reported
Written by Abhishek Lohia

Earthquake tremors felt in Delhi-NCR: Earthquake tremors were felt in some parts of Delhi-NCR on Sunday. There was no immediate information on the intensity of the tremors. However, the intensity was said to have below 5 and there were no reports of any damage. According to several tweets by Indians earthquake tremors felt in Delhi NCR region. There are no reports of loss of life or injury so far. Many people from Delhi, Gurugram, Noida and Ghaziabad took to Twitter just after they felt the earthquake tremors. independent organization EMSC also confirmed that an earthquake has hit Delhi. People took to social media after feeling tremors.

The epicenter of the earthquake lied in Haryana’s Sonipat and hit the aforementioned regions at 3:37 pm. Residents immediately evacuated their buildings and rushed out of their houses.

Prior to this, a low-intensity earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale was also felt in India-Nepal border region. There were, however, no reports of any damage.

The earthquake, whose epicentre was 42 kilometres away from Nepal’s Bharatpur, bordering Bihar in India, hit at 09:37 am, USGS National Earthquake Information Center’s website said.

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Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia was a Sports and Political Writer working for Newsfolo and is no longer associated with the organization.

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