New Delhi: Just a day after mild earthquake tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, the region was hit by yet another earthquake on Monday afternoon. This is second time in two days when earthquake tremors have been felt in national capital and neighbouring regions. Also Read - ‘Hope Everyone is Safe’: Kejriwal Prays For Safety of All After Earthquake Hits Delhi
The National Centre for Seismology said the earthquake occurred at 1.26 pm at a depth of 5 kilometres.
As per PTI, the earthquake recorded a 2.7 on richter scale and no reports of damage have emerged so far.
Meanwhile, the earthquake on Sunday occurred at 5.45 PM with its epicentre in Delhi at the depth of 8 km. Despite its low intensity, the tremors were felt in neighbouring Noida, Ghaziabad and Faridabad. The tremors were felt for several seconds, prompting panic-stricken people to rush out.
Following the reports, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took to Twitter and wrote, “Tremors felt in Delhi. Hope everyone is safe. I pray for the safety of each one of you..”