Earthquake in Pakistan shudders chilly Delhi

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New Delhi, Jan 19: The South-West Pakistan trembled following a powerful earthquake of 7.4 magnitude on late Tuesday, Jan 18. The intensity of the quake was so powerful that it (quake) shuddered Delhi which has been frozen over cold wave.

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Delhiites rushed outside their homes in the wee hours of the chilly night as tremors were felt in the capital at around 2 am.

The epicentre of the earthquake was located in southwestern Pakistan in the desert area bordering Iran and Afghanistan, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) stated.

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"It was a shallow earthquake which struck at a depth of 7.4 km," an IMD official informed.

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The IMD official also informed that the epicentre of the quake was located at 28.9 degrees north on the latitude and 64 degrees east on the longitude.

However, no casualties and loss of properties reports have been reported yet.

Media, especially all news channels like Aaj Tak, Star News, NDTV, and the entire web industry are following the earthquake news with minute information.

More updates are coming soon..

OneIndia News
(With inputs from PTI)

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