5.7- magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeast India

New Delhi, A 5.7- magnitude earthquake jolted Tripura, near the India-Bangladesh border, while tremors were felt across Assam and Northeast India; the quake was also felt in neighboring Bangladesh, Northern Myanmar and Bhutan.
According to NDTV, the epicentre of the quake was near Ambassa, 59 km from state capital Agartala, with no reports of any losses.
This was the first time that Tripura was the epicentre of an earthquake measuring beyond 5, the sources said.

 

 

Source: Qatar News Agency