ISLAMABAD, 17th July, 2016 (WAM) — Earthquake jolted various cities of Punjab on Sunday afternoon. The quake was reported to have a magnitude of 4.4 according to the Richter’s scale.

The earthquake hit at around 4:58 pm PST whereas the cities that were influenced as a result of the quake included a number of cities in Pakistan. The centre of the earthquake was reported to be in Afghanistan, 10 km deep in the ground.

No loss of life or property was reported as a result of the earthquake. Locals were seen rushing out of their homes after the quake struck.

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