5.5-magnitude earthquake hits Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand

The Indian Metrological department said the earthquake's epicenter was in Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand. Photograph:( Twitter )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Dec 06, 2017, 03.29 PM (IST)

Strong earthquake tremors were felt in Delhi, NCR on Wednesday evening.


The Indian Metrological Department said an earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale had hit Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand.


Several people in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh were evacuated after earthquake tremors were felt in the region.

There were no immediate report of any casualties.