Quake: (Earthquake hits Pakistan, tremors felt in several cities)

ISLAMABAD: Earthquake tremors were felt in several cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday afternoon. The magnitude of the earthquake measured 6.7 on the Richter scale.

Tremors were felt in Islamabad while in Punjab cities which were impacted include Rawalpindi, Lahore, Sargodha and Haripur.

In the northern areas tremors were felt in Peshawar, Mardan, Parachinar, Lower Dir, Tank, Abbottabad, Swabi and several other areas. Muzaffarabad in Azad Kashmir was also hit by the tremors.

According to Indian media, tremors were felt in Srinagar in Occupied Kashmir and in New Delhi.