Two Earthquakes Jolt Manipur


Imphal: Two medium intensity earthquakes measuring 4.9 and 3.3 on the Richter Scale today rocked Manipur.

According to National Centre for Seismology, the first quake measuring 4.9 occurred at 1.24 PM with its epicentre at Chandel in Manipur at a depth of 60 kms. The second one, measuring 3.3, struck at 5.26 PM at Senapati at a depth of 10 kms.

Nobody was injured and no loss of property was reported from any part of the state so far, officials said.