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Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 hits Jammu and Kashmir

By Team Pardaphash 
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The Met department today gave information that an earthquake of intensity 3.5 on the Richter scale hit Jammu and Kashmir, however, no reports of casualty or damage was received.

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The quake with its epicentre in the Jammu and Kashmir region was felt at 9.52 a.m. and it originated at a depth of 15 km inside the earth, a Met official said. The valley is located in an earthquake-prone zone.

Over 40,000 people were killed in divided Kashmir in an earthquake measuring 7.6 on the Richter scale on October 8, 2005.

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