ISLAMABAD           –              An earthquake measuring 4.Four on the Richter scale was recorded on Saturday that jolted the federal capital together with its adjoining areas.

In response to the Met officers, the depth of the earthquake was 176 kilometres contained in the earth with its epicentre being deduced to be the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border.

Many got here out of their homes in concern reciting non secular verses and searching for refuge and asking for mercy from the Almighty.

An earthquake jolted completely different elements of Gilgit on March 26.

Tremors had been felt in Jaglot, Thaleji, Astor and adjoining areas.

In response to the preliminary studies, the magnitude, depth and the epicentre of the earthquake remained unknown.

After tremors, the individuals of the world got here out of their home by reciting Kalma-e-Tayyaba, with a view to save themselves.