Was there an earthquake in Kashmir? Twitter feels massive shock
Was there an earthquake in Kashmir? Twitter feels massive shock
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Earthquake tremors were felt in Srinagar area of Jammu and Kashmir a few minutes ago, said European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

A moderate-intensity earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 shook Srinagar on Tuesday night, panicking residents who rushed out of their homes, officials said.

Officials at the Disaster Management Authority said the earthquake was recorded at 9.40 pm, with its epicentre in Srinagar at a depth of five kilometres.

There were no reports of any damage or casualties so far. The tremors were not felt in most parts of the Kashmir Valley.

Deputy Commissioner Shahid Iqbal Chaudhary tweeted about the "scary" tremors experienced in the city. "This was scary. Hope everyone is safe. #EARTHQUAKE," he posted on the social network.

Several on Twitter wondered if earthquake hit Kashmir.

Here are some tweets:

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