Tremors Felt in Jharkhand

Published: 15th December 2015 09:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 15th December 2015 11:08 AM   |  A+A-


DEOGHAR/DUMKA: A moderate intensity quakemeasuring 4.3 on the Richter scale today shook some parts ofJharkhand and Bihar.

The quake, with its epicentre at Deogarh in Jharkhand,was felt at around 8 AM and lasted for a few seconds.There was no report of any loss to life or property sofar. State Meteorological Director A K Sen said in Patna thatthe tremors were felt in places like Gaya, Munger, Jamui andBanka in Bihar.   

A Ranchi report said the earthquake struck Deoghar, Dumkaand Jamtara areas in Jharkhand. People rushed out of their houses after experiencing thetremors.


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