news Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 05:30
A major earthquake of magnitude 7.5 on the Richter scale hit Nepal on Saturday morning, following which massive tremors were felt across several regions in northern India.    According to media reports, widespread damage has been caused in Nepal.    In India, the tremors which lasted for over a minute were reportedly felt in cities including Delhi, Lucknow, Kolkata, Patna, Jaipur and Chandigarh.    Several buildings were evacuated and people rushed out of their homes too.    Social media users have been giving live updates about the incident with few also uploading photographs and videos of the incident.  This was the #earthquake that we just experienced in #Delhi. Hope all are #safe pic.twitter.com/AHfc2bAMKp — Mohit Joshi (@mohitjo) April 25, 2015 I liked a @YouTube video from @goswamisameer http://t.co/9CFeUI9lR8 Earthquake in Chhatarpur India 25.04.2015 — Sameer Goswami (@goswamisameer) April 25, 2015 EARTHQUAKE!!!! building has been evacuated at @ibnlive . people seem shaken. Bad time for a pun? pic.twitter.com/1kIAr0f5Y1 — Bodhisattva Sen Roy (@insenroy) April 25, 2015 #Earthquake in Delhi! VIDEO SHOT BY '@RifatJawaid MUST WATCH: https://t.co/AdhpICVIKv — Subha Roy (@Roy_Journo) April 25, 2015 Yes....that's definitely a second #earthquake now! Freaking scary! pic.twitter.com/pmjupSe4ZS — Moo Point! (@Arundhuti26) April 25, 2015 And I thought I Imagined this one !! #earthquake today... Not so bad but sure seemed long ... Hope everyone's safe!! pic.twitter.com/2ZQD6AqLxa — Monicka Vadera (@mvadera) April 25, 2015

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