Tremors in Delhi, parts of North India after earthquake strikes Nepal

There were no immediate reports of loss of life or property

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Tremors were felt in Delhi and other parts of north India after a medium-intensity earthquake measuring five hit Nepal on Tuesday. There were no immediate reports of loss of life or property. 

National Centre for Seismology (NCS) said the earthquake occurred at a depth of 33 kilometres.

The NCS had earlier said the quake measured 5.9, but the magnitude was later revised to 5.

Meanwhile, an earthquake of magnitude 2.9 was recorded in Maharashtra's Palghar district. The tremor was experienced at 11.01 am at Dhundalwadi in Dahanu taluka of the district located adjoining Mumbai.

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