Quake jolts Doda, Kishtwar, sparks panic

Last Updated: Sunday, September 1, 2013 - 17:30

Bhaderwah: An earthquake of moderate intensity on Sunday shook Kishtwar and Doda districts in Jammu and Kashmir, triggering panic among people.
The quake, measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale, jolted the region at around 8.04 AM, Met office said.

There were no reports of any loss of life or damage to property, officials said.

Panic-stricken people rushed out of their homes as the quake struck.

Yesterday, a tremor, measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale, had hit the area.

PTI




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