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Earthquake of 4.2 magnitude jolts Swat, surrounding areas in Pak

Earthquake of 4.2 magnitude jolts Swat, surrounding areas in Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan]: The U.S. Seismological Centre on Thursday measured the earthquake at 4.2 Richter Scale at a depth of 180 kilometre in Swat and surrounding areas of Pakistan.

The earthquake’s epicenter was Afghanistan-Tajikistan border region, as per the US Seismological Centre, Geo News reported.

Tremors were felt in Islamabad, Peshawar, Swat, FATA, Chitral, Khyber Agency and various others parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Earlier this year in January, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province along with Punjab was hit by a 4.2 Richter scale earthquake. (ANI)