Earthquake in India: An earthquake measuring 5.2 intensity on Richter Scale has recently hit India-Nepal border. The tremors were felt in various parts of Uttrakhand including Champawat, Srinagar, Garhwal and Almora. No casualties have been reported so far.
This is the second time in a week that Nepal has witnessed the tumours. A couple of days back, same intensity earthquake, measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale, hit the coastal area of Nepal with its epicentre being located at Solukhumbu district near the Everest region, which is around 150 km east of the capital Kathmandu. As per the country’s National Centre for Seismology, a unit of Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake occurred at a depth of 10 km.