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Magnitude 4.1 earthquake jolts Jammu and Kashmir, second such tremor this week


An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale struck Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours on Saturday. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the tremors were felt near Pahalgam at 4:29 am. The exact epicentre of the earthquake was not known.

There were no reports of any loss of life or damage to property due to the earthquake.


Earlier on Monday, the Union Territory was jolted by a magnitude 3.5 earthquake.