Moderate intensity quake hits Kashmir Valley
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Last Updated: Thursday, August 18, 2011, 11:30
Srinagar: A moderate intensity earthquake rocked Kashmir valley early Thursday but there were no reports of any damage due to the tremor, a top official said here.

"An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale occurred at 5.22 am this morning," Coordinator Natural Disaster Management Cell Aamir Ali told agecy.

Ali said the epicenter of the earthquake was Hindukush region in Afghanistan.

So far, there are no reports of damage caused by the tremor, he added.


First Published: Thursday, August 18, 2011, 11:30

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