The tremor in the region caused panic among the people when the country was celebrating Bakri-Eid. However, no loss of damage to life or property has been reported so far from the region.
According to sources, the epicentre of the quake was Hindukush region, near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. The tremor was also felt at Peshawar, SWAT area on Afghanistan-Pakistan border and in Kabul.
Here it can be recalled that another massive earthquake had rocked the North-East India, especially Sikkim. Almost 1,000 people died and many were injured over the quake.