3.0-magnitude earthquake jolts Himachal Pradesh

By: | Published: June 23, 2018 8:26 AM

Himachal Pradesh was again jolted by a low intensity earthquake on Saturday, the third within a fortnight, an official said. There were, however, no reports of damage.

earthquake, Himachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh quake, quake, earthquake newsThe epicentre of the quake was Chamba region, bordering Jammu and Kashmir. (Representational Image: Reuters)

Himachal Pradesh was again jolted by a low intensity earthquake on Saturday, the third within a fortnight, an official said. There were, however, no reports of damage.

The earthquake measuring three on the Richter scale was recorded at 2.37 a.m., the meteorological office told IANS.

The epicentre of the quake was Chamba region, bordering Jammu and Kashmir.

Earlier, the epicentres of the quakes were Shimla and Chamba regions and occurred on June 17 and June 14, respectively.

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