4.5 magnitude earthquake hit the Valley on Saturday with its epicentre reported 64 kilometers north west of Gulmarg in north Kashmir.
As per the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) the earthquake occurred at 12:02 pm at a depth of 120 kilometers. However, there were no reports of any damage to property or loss of life, officials said.
Light spell of snowfall was received in the higher reaches of Gulmarg including Affarwat peak. “It started snowing in Affarwat peak in the afternoon but was only a light spell of snowfall,” said a MeT official adding that a blanket of snow covered the peaks. T