Guwahati, Jan 20: An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on Richter Scale struck Kokrajhar in Assam during wee hours on Saturday. The tremors were felt at 06:44 AM. There were no reports of any casualty or injury at the time of filing this report. Also Read - Adopt Decent Family Planning Policy: Assam CM to Immigrant Muslims
The earthquake originated at 10 km depth in Gauripur. Its epicenter is located at latitude 26.193 degree north and longitude 89.931 degree east. The tremors were felt in Bhutan as well. Also Read - Assam Board Class 12 Exam 2021: Here is When Class 12th Exams Will be Held
In August 2017, a slight intensity quake of 3.4 magnitude shook Guwahati in Assam. There was no immediate report of any loss to life or property. Also Read - After Bhutan, Now Nepal Stops Distribution Of Coronil Kits Gifted By Patanjali Group
More details are awaited.