Islamabad- Tremors were felt in various parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab .
According to sources the tremors were felt in Chiniot, Ghizer, Gilgit and surrounding areas. There were no reports of damage to property or loss of life, however residents of the affected areas vacated buildings out of fear. The moderate earthquake registered 5.3 on the Richter scale. ine p� a �?V�Wperating in Rawalpindi Cantt and city.
ADC, Assistant commissioners,  TMA officers, police and officers and representatives of  labor department, food department, health department and other departments have been directed to remain present in these bazaars during their working hours.