Many cities in Pakistan were shaken by a massive earthquake of magnitude 6.8.

S: Strong Tremors Felt in Major Cities in Pakistan

Strong tremors, lasting for several seconds, were felt in major cities across Pakistan on Tuesday night. According to initial reports, the earthquake’s magnitude was 6.5 on the Richter scale, magnitude earthquake struck the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan this night

On Tuesday, a huge earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 shook sections of Pakistan for at least 30 seconds, although it wasn’t obvious right away whether it had caused any damage or deaths.

People in Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Quetta, Peshawar, Kohat, Lakki Marwat, and other parts of the nation felt the vibrations of the earthquake.

According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department, the quake’s center was in Afghanistan’s Hindu Kush area, and its depth was 180 kilometers. (PMD).

People in Peshawar, Swabi, Lodhran, DG Khan, Bahawalpur, Skardu, Kohat, Toba Tek Singh, Parachinar, Nowshera, and Khanewal also felt the impacts of the quake.

Reuters said that people in the Indian capital, New Delhi, could feel the shaking.

There are a lot of earthquakes in large portions of South Asia because the Indian plate is pushing north towards the Eurasian plate.

“People ran out of their homes and started reciting the Quran,”

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