Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 shakes Afghanistan, strong tremors in J&K and northern India

A major earthquake of 6.6 magnitudes struck Afghanistan’s Hindu Kush region on Tuesday.

Strong tremors were also felt in northern India and Pakistan.

According to the National Centre for Seismology, an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6 on the Richter Scale hit 133km SSE of Fayzabad, Afghanistan, at 10:17 pm.