Tremors were felt in several parts of the country including Islamabad and Peshawar on Thursday as a result of an earthquake.
As the earthquake hit the country, people took to social media to ask others if they have felt the tremors too.
Earthquake in Pakistan 😥
ALLAH PAK raham karayn
— ZOHAiB KHAN (@Oyezohaibwrites) June 17, 2021
— Arslan Rafique (@ArslanR70413271) June 17, 2021
According to National Seismic Monitoring Centre, the earthquake of magnitude 4.4 hit 25 kilometres southeast of Mingora in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and had a depth of 20km.
Earlier this year, an earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck northern areas of the country, including Islamabad and several cities in Punjab and KP.