Earthquake: 6.3 magnitude tremor shakes Delhi and Nepal

Severe tremors were felt in and around Delhi in the early hours of Wednesday as a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal.

The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said the epicenter of the earthquake was in Nepal.

It is located about 90 km east-southeast of Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand, and it struck at 1.57 a.m. Wednesday.

The Himalayan region in Uttarakhand and adjoining Nepal has been experiencing earthquakes for the past couple of days.

The region had experienced at least two earthquakes of 4.9 magnitude and 3.5 magnitude late Tuesday evening.

Source: The Hindu