Eearthquake measuring 5.4 magnitude jolts Islamabad and adjoining areas

A mild earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale was recorded in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar and adjoining areas today.

According to reports, the tremors were also felt in Chitral, Swat, Buttagram, Noshehra, Lahore and different parts of Punjab.

Epicenter of the quake was 179 kilometer deep at Hindukash Mountains in Afghanistan.

No loss of life and property has been reported so far. -RadioPakistan