West Bengal: Low-intensity earthquake hits Bankura district

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Published: May 26, 2019 12:34:34 PM

There was no report of any casualty or damage to property so far.

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A low-intensity earthquake, measuring 4.8 on the Richter Scale, shook Bankura district of West Bengal at 10.39 am Sunday, the Met department said here. There was no report of any casualty or damage to property so far, an official said.

The epicentre of the tremor was 10 km below the surface of Earth at latitude 23.3 degrees north and longitude 86.9 degrees east.


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