Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hits Jammu and Kashmir

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Thang/Jammu & Kashmir, Dec 7: An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale struck 111 km northeast of Thang, Jammu and Kashmir today in the early morning hours.

There was no immediate report of any injury or destruction in parts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Yesterday, an earthquake of 5.5 magnitudes on the Richter scale jolted Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) on Wednesday.

The epicentre was Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Further details are awaited.