Magnitude 5.4 earthquake hits India-Pakistan border; tremors felt in Peshawar, Islamabad

The earthquake tremors were also felt in Peshawar, Gilgit, Chilas and Islamabad, as reported by Pakistan Media.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 1, 2016 2:22 pm
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An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 hit India-Pakistan border on Saturday at 01.34 pm IST. The earthquake tremors were felt in Peshawar, Gilgit, Chilas and Islamabad, as reported by Pakistan Media.

The earthquake struck 117 km east of the Swat Valley city of Mingaora, at a depth of 43.4 km, the US Geological Survey said.

More details are awaited.