Tremors were felt in Murree, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Gilgit-Baltistan, Abbottabad, Mansehra and surrounding areas. According to Reuters, tremors were also felt in the Indian capital, Kashmir and Afghanistan.
No loss of life or property has been reported as yet. However, emergency has been declared at all hospitals across K-P.
The magnitude and epicentre of the earthquake is not yet known. Telephone networks have reportedly been disrupted in the affected areas.
According to Express News, tremors were felt for more than 60 seconds.