Earthquake jolts Gadchiroli in Maharashtra, magnitude 4.3 on Richter scale

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Earthquake jolts Gadchiroli in Maharashtra, magnitude 4.3 on Richter scale
Earthquake jolts Gadchiroli in Maharashtra, magnitude 4.3 on Richter scale

Tremors were felt in the Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra on Sunday evening. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake struck 77 kilometres inside the earth, reducing its impact.

In Maharashtra, tremors were felt in the Gadchiroli district at 6.48 pm on Sunday. The magnitude of the earthquake was recorded at 4.3 on the Richter scale. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the earthquake struck 77 kilometres inside the earth.

This reduced its impact. No casualties have been reported so far. The tremor is believed to have caused no major damage.

It may be recalled that earthquake incidents have increased in the country in recent times. A 3.9 magnitude earthquake was recorded in Ladakh on Saturday itself. A 3.5 magnitude earthquake was recorded at Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh shortly before that.

Earthquake jolts Gadchiroli in Maharashtra, magnitude 4.3 on Richter scale
Earthquake jolts Gadchiroli in Maharashtra, magnitude 4.3 on Richter scale

An earthquake was recorded somewhere almost every day last week. Tremors were also felt in Afghanistan and Andaman and Nicobar last week.

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