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Earthquake: Earthquake shakes Kashmir and Ladakh, Earthquake shakes twice, 5.3 magnitude measured

Earthquake in Kashmir and Ladakh: The tremors were felt in parts of Kashmir and Ladakh. Earthquake shakes parts of Kashmir-Ladakh The tremors were also felt in Kargil. The quake was felt at 6.02 pm and 6.06 pm. The magnitude of the earthquake was 5.3 on the Richter scale. People came out of their houses as a precaution after the earthquake. At this time there was an atmosphere of panic in the valley.

Earlier, on December 5, at 2.03 pm, an earthquake shook Uttarkashi and Tehri. Twice the earthquake was felt in Tehri. Earthquake tremors were felt once in about a minute and a half. People came out of their houses in panic after the earthquake. There was no loss of life or property due to the quake. The epicenter was reported below the epicenter, according to the US Geological Survey. Earlier on September 24, an earthquake was also felt in Pithoragarh.

The country was hit by 975 earthquakes last year

According to the data, 975 earthquakes were felt in the country last year. Although it did not cause any damage. At the same time, Uttarakhand is highly sensitive to earthquakes and it falls in Zones 4 and 5. In addition, mild tremors are often felt in Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir.

 

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