5.9 magnitude Earthquake hits Afghanistan

afghanAccording to U.S.Geological survey , Earthquake measuring 5.9 magnitude  on the Richter scale has hit Afghanistan with epicentre 22KM SSW of Ashkasham, Afghanistan , near the border with Pakistan and tajikistan .

The earthquake jolts were felt in 35 cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Muzaffarabad, Murree, Sargodha, Okara, Peshawar, Malakand, Sheikhupura, Lower Dir and Kalabagh.No casualties have been reported yet.

Tremors also felt in J&K , Delhi.
Earthquake – 5.1 M – 53km West of Hongtu, China also hit