NEW DELHI – Four medium intensity tremors with magnitudes ranging between 4.7 and 5.5 hit Jammu and Kashmir in a span of less than two hours on Monday night, the National Centre for Seismology said. The first quake with a magnitude of 4.7 hit at 10:42 pm, followed by one measuring 5.5 six minutes later. […]
MIRPUR (PAKISTAN) – A shallow tremor sent terrified people running into the streets in northeastern Pakistan on Thursday, days after a powerful quake killed 38 people, flattened thousands of homes and destroyed infrastructure and roads in the same area. The quake rattled already frayed nerves in the city of Mirpur in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, as fears […]
Most of the present-day earthquakes are reported on the frontal fault system, with some on the interior faults as well.
The death toll in the devastating earthquake that rattled Pakistan-controlled Kashmir and several north-eastern cities in the country rose to 37 on Wednesday.