4.1-magnitude earthquake jolts parts of Sindh, KP

KARACHI: A 4.1-magnitude earthquake struck parts of Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the wee hours of Sunday.

Tremors were felt in Hyderabad, Kotri and other areas of Sindh at 5:27 am this morning.

As per the US Geological Survey, the magnitude of the earthquake was measured at 4.1 on the Richter Scale.

Several areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were also jolted by the earthquake. These include Swat, Shangla, Buner, Lower Dir, Upper Dir, Chitral and Malakand. These areas were jolted by the quake at 4.45am on Sunday morning.

Residents across these cities panicked, and rushed out into the open spaces, reciting the Kalima and other verses from the Holy Quran.

There are no immediate reports of any loss of life or property.

Related posts

Split in PDM as ANP departs

Daily News

PTI’s economic policies have destroyed the country’s economy: Syed Khursheed Shah

Daily News

PDM to use all options to get rid of the government, Asif Zardari

Daily News

PDM announces to hold Multan jalsa anyhow

Daily News

Provinces to suffer due to federal government’s failure to achieve revenue targets: Syed Murad Ali Shah

Daily News

Prime Minister’s Spokesperson and Special Assistant Nadeem Afzal Chan resigns

Daily News

Leave a Comment