Strong 6.9 Intensity Earthquake Hits Indo-China Border

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Arunachal Pradesh: A strong earthquake measuring 6.9 on Richter Scale jolted Tibet’s Nyingchi prefecture, near India-China border region in Arunachal Pradesh, on Saturday at 4:14 am.

As per a report in Xinhua news agency, the quake struck at a depth of about 10 km and was followed by another of 5.0 magnitudes at 6.00 am. The second quake is reported to struck at a depth of about 6 km.

However, reports of any casaulities and damage are still awaited as the area is sparsely populated.

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