Two moderate earthquakes shake Kashmir Valley

test sharma | Updated: April 2, 2011, 1:43 PM IST

Srinagar: Two moderate intensity earthquakes were felt in the Kashmir Valley but there were no reports of any damage, officials said.

An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 occurred on Saturday morning, at 9.24 am. The epicentre was located at Ladakh-China (Xinjiang) border, the officials said.

On Friday night also at 7 pm, an earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred with epicentre at Hindukush in Afghanistan shook the Valley.

There were no reports of any damage in the two tremors from any part of the Valley, they said.

First Published: April 2, 2011, 1:43 PM IST

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