5.4 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks North East India

An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked parts of Meghalaya, Assam and other North Eastern states today.

Published: 05th April 2016 02:51 PM  |   Last Updated: 05th April 2016 02:51 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

GUWAHATI: An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked parts of Meghalaya, Assam and other North Eastern states today.         

The epicentre of the quake, measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale, was located in the East Garo Hills in Meghalaya and the quake took place at 1312 hrs, the Seismological Centre in Shillong said.  

There was no immediate report of any casualty or damage.  

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