However, there are no reports of any casualty as of now.

An earthquake of 7.5 on Richter scale struck various cities of India, including Delhi, Gurgaon, Kolkata and Guwahati at 11.41 a.m.The epicentre of the earthqauke was in Lamjung, Nepal.

Mild tremors were also felt in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, triggering panic and forcing people to rush out in the open.

Etah, Farukkhabad, Mainpuri, Hathras, Aligarh, Varanasi, Sultanpur, Rae Bareli, Faizabad and Muzaffarnagar were some of the districts that experienced the quake.
In Rajasthan, the tremors were felt in Jaipur, Jhunjhunu, Ajmer, Sikar and Bundi.

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In Jaipur, people in Bapu Nagar, Barkat Nagar, Sodala and Jhotwara rushed out of their buildings in panic. However, no loss to life or property was reported.
No loss of life or property was reported from anywhere in Haryana and Punjab, which also felt the tremors.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted:

The epicentre of the earthquake is reported to be in Pokhra in Nepal.

Further details are awaited.

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