New Delhi: A second earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on the Richter Scale struck Gujarat in less than 24 hours. The earthquake hit the Kutch district at around 12:57 PM. Also Read - AAP to Contest on All seats in Gujarat Assembly Election 2022; Kejriwal Says Things Will Change Now
Tremors were felt across the western state on Sunday evening at 8:13 PM when an earthquake of intensity 5.8 on Richter Scale struck 122 km north-northwest (NNW) of Rajkot, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) said. Also Read - Gujarat Unlocks From Today: Check Complete List of Covid Curbs, Relaxations
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani had immediately made telephone conversation with the Collectors of Rajkot, Kutch and Patan districts to get information about the situation there. Also Read - Gujarat Extends Night Curfew in 36 Districts Till June 11, Allows Shops to Open From June 4
Further details are awaited.