Massive Earthquake Strikes North India

Massive Earthquake Strikes North India

A major earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale on Monday jolted large parts of India and neighboring states Pakistan and Afghanistan.At least ten people killed and more than 150 injured due to the effect

 Massive Earthquake Strikes North

All North Indian states, including capital Delhi suffered tremors for well over a minute and creates panic among citizens.Sources said Pakistan and Afghanistan too suffered heavy damage.

The India Meteorological Department said the epicenter of the quake lay in the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan, 265 km from Kabul.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi responded on the incident and said India was ready to provide any assistance required.

‘’Heard about strong earthquake in Afghanistan-Pakistan region whose tremors have been felt in parts of India.I pray for everyone’s safety.

’’Modi Tweeted

‘’I have asked for an urgent assessment and we stand ready for assistance where required, including Afghanistan & Pakistan’’ He added