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 - Netizens After Another Earthquake Jolts Delhi-Gurugram: 'Apun Toh Aadha Kabar Mein Hai'
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 - 18 Earthquakes Hit Delhi-NCR Since April; Check Out List of Seismic Zones in India
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 - Earthquake of Magnitude 4.5 Strikes NCR, Strong Tremors Felt in Delhi; Hope You Are All Safe, Tweets Kejriwal
Further details are awaited.