LAHORE: Severe earthquake tremors have been felt in Lahore and surrounding parts of Punjab including Nankana Sahib, Kasur, and Sheikhpura, among others, Waqt News reported.

The jolts were quite intense and lasted for many seconds. The centre of earthquake was south-east of Lahore with depth of 10 KM, an official from Pakistan Meteorological Department said.

The intensity of earthquake was 4.4 on Richter’s Scale, the official added.

People left their homes in panic. No casualties are reported yet.