Palghar: An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 on the Richter scale hit Palghar district of Maharashtra at 11 am on Friday. Tremors were felt in Mumbai city following the earthquake.

No casualty has been recorded so far.

More details are awaited.

Meanwhile, an earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba district as well on Friday.

An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale hit the Nicobar Islands during wee hours on Thursday. No reports of casualties or injuries were received. Further, no tsunami warning had been issued.

The mild tremors were felt 5.30 AM on Thursday, the Indian Meteorological Department was quoted as informing by news agency ANI.

Earlier in January, an earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale had struck the Nicobar Islands region.