An earthquake of 4.8 magnitude hit near Yuksom in the state of Sikkim on Sunday. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the moderate-intensity quake was endured in Sikkim’s Yuksom on Thursday. The NCS said that the earthquake hit the area at 10:36 am.
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale occurred near Yuksom in Sikkim at 10:36 am today: National Center for Seismology
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There was no record of any casualty or injury to property due to the earthquake. On Wednesday, a slight intensity earthquake was reported in Jammu and Kashmir. An official of the meteorology office said an earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale occurred at 7.59 p.m.