JUST IN: Earthquake tremors measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale felt in Delhi-NCR. The epicenter of the earthquake was in East Delhi, said the Indian Meteorological Department.
The tremors were felt at 05.45 pm. “Earthquake of Magnitude: 3.5 just happened in Delhi NCR. Occurred on:12-04-2020, 17:45:03 IST, Latitude: 28.7 N and Longitude: 77.2 E, Depth: 8 Km, Region: NCT Delhi,” wrote Satyanarayan Pradhan, the DG of National Disaster Response Force.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal also took to Twitter, praying for the safety of the citizens of the national capital. “Tremors felt in Delhi. Hope everyone is safe. I pray for the safety of each one of you,” he wrote. More details awaited.