Mild earthquake hits Jammu & Kashmir

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New Delhi (NVI): A mild intensity earthquake of magnitude 3.5 on the Richter scale struck northwest of Hanley, Jammu and Kashmir this morning.

“Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 on the Richter Scale occurred 51 km northwest of Hanley, Jammu & Kashmir at 06:54 am today,” according to National Centre for Seismology (NCS).

Reportedly, no casualties or damage to property were received from anywhere so far.

Last month, a moderate-intensity earthquake occurred in Jammu and Kashmir measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale.

-RJV