Mild tremors were felt in state of Uttarakhand today around 5 PM. The mild tremors are being considered aftershocks of quake which hit Hindukush region of Afghanistan on Sunday.
A powerful earthquake clocking 6.8 on the Richter scale, epicentred in Hindukush mountain range in Afghanistan, had jolted several parts of north India, including the Delhi NCR region, forcing people out of their homes and creating panic.
However, there were no reports of loss of lives or property. A mild quake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale, with its epicentre in Nandvi town, also shook Surat and Tapi districts of south Gujarat but no casualties were reported.