​​​
  1. Earthquake in India: 3.5 magnitude quake on Richter scale hits West Bengal and India-Bangladesh border area

Earthquake in India: 3.5 magnitude quake on Richter scale hits West Bengal and India-Bangladesh border area

Earthquake in India: A quake, classified as of slight intensity, shook West Bengal near the India-Bangladesh border area in on Tuesday afternoon, the IMD said.

By: | New Delhi | Updated: May 18, 2016 10:42 AM

Earthquake in India: A quake, classified as of slight intensity, shook West Bengal near the India-Bangladesh border area in on Tuesday afternoon, the IMD said.

According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the temblor, with a magnitude of 3.5 on the Richter scale, struck the region at around 3.42 p.m.

“The epicentre of the earthquake was at 8 km depth at 26.2 north latitude and 88.8 east longitude along India (West Bengal)-Bangladesh boder region,” said the quake report on the IMD website.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Tags: Earthquake

Go to Top