A powerful 6.2 earthquake hit Nepal. It caused severe tremors in Delhi-NCR and across North India. Take a look at that how powerful this earth quake is.
Nepal Earthquake Details:
- Magnitude: 6.2
- Time: 14:51:04 IST
- Location: Talkot area of Bajhang district, 700 km west of Kathmandu, Nepal
- Depth: 5 Km
What Impact on Delhi-NCR:
The earthquake’s effects were strongly felt in Delhi-NCR, causing concern among residents. However, Delhi Police reported no casualties or damage to life or property in the national capital.
The earthquake caused tremors in North India. People talked and shared about it online. Happy thing is that no one was injured.
Delhi Police took to social media to reassure citizens and offer safety tips. They advised people to move to a safe location outside buildings and avoid using elevators during such events.
Remembering the Past:
The strong tremors brought back memories of the devastating 2015 earthquake in Nepal, which claimed thousands of lives.
Previous Tremor in Haryana:
Just days before this earthquake, a mild tremor with a magnitude of 2.6 was reported in parts of Haryana.
In conclusion, while the recent earthquake caused significant tremors in Delhi-NCR and neighboring areas, swift action by authorities and adherence to safety guidelines helped prevent any casualties or major damage. It is a stark reminder of the seismic activity prevalent in the region and the importance of earthquake preparedness.