6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Hindu Kush, Mild Tremors Felt In Delhi


New Delhi: A 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan on Saturday evening, the Indian Meteorological Department reported.

Tremors were felt in several parts of North India, including the national capital, officials said. It was also felt in Pakistan.

The earthquake took place at 5:34 pm with an epicenter north of Kabul in Afghanistan. The depth of the earthquake was 212 km.

Mild tremors were felt all the way in Delhi and other parts of north India. There were no immediate reports of loss of lives or property.