An earthquake of 5.9-magnitude was reported in the Afghanistan-Tajikistan-Pakistan region on Sunday.
Reports claim that the quake shook, Kabul for nearly half a minute.
The epicentre of the quake lay about 300 kms from Kabul near Ashkasham in Afghanistan,according to the United States Geological Survey reported.
The tremors of the earthquake were felt in New Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, and parts of Pakistan such as Islamabad, Lahore and Peshawar. According a news report from Pakistan, tremors of the earthquake were felt in 35 Pakistani cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Muzaffarabad, Murree, Sargodha, Okara, Peshawar, Malakand, Sheikhupura, Lower Dir and Kalabagh.
The quake was also reportedly felt in Tajikistan and Indonesia.
Last month a quake measuring 7.5 magnitude with epicentre in Jarm, Afghanistan, close to the border with Pakistan killed more than 200 people, rendered scores homeless in the region.
â€” Ahmad Mukhtar (@AhMukhtar) November 22, 2015
Naeem Sahoutara â€@NaeemSahoutara
6.2 quake hits 8 Asian countries, including Pakistan, Jammu&Kashmir, Afghanistan, Indonesia, India, Tajikistan, etc
Prof. Derioc Lama â€@derioc
Afghanistan and Pakistan, and Swat were hit by earthquake.#earthquake #news
Earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale, with epicentre in Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan, hits Kashmir, Delhi and parts of North Indi
Afroj Alam â€@CskAfroj
Earthquike comes in Delhi NCR,Jammu,Shreenagar,Islamabad,Peshawar,Lahor,Kabool...scale-5.9 & 6.0...
Rajiv Bhatia â€@rajivnews365
#Earthquake measuring 6 on the Richter scale, with epicentre in Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan, hits Kashmir, Delhi & parts of North India
Ansari Human Rights â€@AnsiHumanRights 2m2 minutes ago
# Now Earthquake of 5.9 on Richter scale hits with epicentre in Afghanistan: USGS Tremors felt in Jammu Kashmir and some parts of Delhi.
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#earthquake in Afganisthan was felt in Delhi too.