West Bengal: Low-intensity earthquake hits Bankura district

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

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

earthquake,earthquake today,earthquake in india,earthquake today india, earthquake now, earthquake in bihar, earthquake kolkata,earthquake today in kolkata, earthquake in kolkata today, earthquake in ranchi, bhukamp, east bengal, today earthquake, earthquake today in west bengal, earthquake in west bengal, earthquake in jharkhand, earthquake in kolkata, earthquake in durgapur today, earthquake today kolkata, earthquake news, earthquake in india today, today earthquake in india, earthquake today in kolkata 2019, earthquake west bengalLow-intensity earthquake hits Bankura district (Representative Image: Reuters)

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.


Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market 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.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor GC Murmu resigns, likely to get fresh Central posting: Officials
2Sporadic clashes over Ram Temple celebrations in West Bengal
3Lord Ram not the ‘property’ of BJP: Shashi Tharoor