New Delhi experienced a high intensity earthquake today for nearly 2 minutes and it was also felt in other parts of India. The Delhi earthquake was felt across several regions including Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh. Two tremors were felt in Vaishno Devi and Katra causing a lot of panic among visiting pilgrims.
Delhi recently faced an earthquake on October 10. Today’s tremor was felt across the country’s capital at 1.40 am but there have been no reports of any injuries or deaths so far. The epicentre of the earthquake is apparently in Hindukush. The ripples of the earthquake spread across several states.
The Delhi Earthquake
People were frantically leaving their houses as the ground shook and the metro services in the NCR region were halted temporarily to prevent any accidents. The metro services were continued within a matter of minutes once the earthquake came to a halt. Weather professionals are yet to comment on the cause of the earthquake.