Earthquake in Himachal Pradesh: Yet another earthquake has shaken this hilly state and this time it is in Chamba region. The quake hit at 02:09 PM today. According to authorities, the temblor struck the area with a force of 3.5 on the Richter scale.
The mild quake was enough to scare people out of their homes into open areas. Earlier in the day, another earthquake had struck India. This one was in the north-eastern state of Manipur – it happened early in the morning.
The quake that hit Ukhrul was measured at 4.1 magnitude on the Richter Scale. The north-east region of the country has been shaken regularly over the last year.