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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.

About the author

Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia is a Sports and Political Writer at Newsfolo. He has been working as a Journalist for 2 years and has previously worked at Sportsflu, Sportscafe, and some other Digital Channels. He covers the ruling BJP Government, civic bodies, and Indian politics. He also covers latest Sports News and Live Coverage. He is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from IPEC College, Sahibabad. He can be reached at; [email protected], you can also follow him on twitter @chiraglohia2

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