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Earthquake of 5.0 Magnitude Shakes Uttarakhand, Delhi, NCR, Punjab

New Delhi, Dec 6: Strong tremors were felt in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Wednesday at 8:50 pm. According to reports, epicentre of the quake is in Uttarakhand and it was felt in Punjab and Haryana as well.

According to news agency ANI, European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said tremors were also felt in Northern states of the country, and the magnitude recorded in the Richter scale is 5.0 and epicenter 121 Km East of Dehradun and 90 Km of Rishikesh.

In Uttarakhand, tremors were felt in Champawat, Dehradun, Rudraprayag, Pithoragarh, Bageshwar, Ramnagar, Tehri and Chamoli districts of the state.

No casualty has been reported yet from any of the states.