A major earthquake of magnitude 7.7 has hit Pakistan and North India with its epicentre around 45km southwest of Jarm in Afghanistan.
People rushed outside the buildings towards vacant area. This is one of the biggest earthquake to hit Jammu and Kashmir in recent times after the earthquake of 2005 which measured 7.6 on ritcher scale.
Its pertinent to note here that 7.7 on ritcher scale has almost double the effect than that of 7.5.
More Reports awaiting.