The tremors shook Chandigarh, Noida and New Delhi. Many people rushed out of buildings in the National Capital Region (NCR). The quake lasted for several seconds.
According to reports coming in the quake was felt in Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan and India.
A mild earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale jolted Assam and several parts of North-east India on Tuesday (April 16) morning.
The quake is said to have occurred at 6.53 am. However, no reports of any casualties or damage of property has been reported so far.