Earth Quake in Northeast

earth-quake 1 (2)An earth occurred in the north eastern states of India that measured 6.8 on the richter scale. Strong earth tremors were felt in Myanmar, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal also. The earth quake occurred at 4.45 AM with Imphal as the centre. Six were killed and another 20 were injured. People became panicky at the earth tremors and ran out of their houses in Bengal, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Assom. The Union minister Nirmala Sitaraman who was touring Bengal witnessed the quake. She tweeted that the government guest house at Siliguri trembled due to the quake. The Prime minister Narendra Modi spoke to the chief minister of Assom over phone and inquired about the situation.

Medaram Jathara

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