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Mild quake hits Kishtwar


JAMMU: An earthquake of milder intensity hit Kishtwar region of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Monday.

The tremor with an intensity of 3.6 didn’t cause any damage to life or property, they said.

National Centre for Siesmology, in a tweet, said that the earth struck the region at around 11:12 pm on Sunday night.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:3.6, Occurred on 08-01-2023, 23:12:30 IST, Lat: 33.54 & Long: 76.24, Depth: 10 Km ,Location: Kishtwar, Jammu and Kashmir, India,” it said.

On Thursday, tremors were felt in J&K after an earthquake of magnitude 5.9 hit Afghanistan region.


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