Himachal struck Twice by earthquake of slight magnitude

Oct 02, 2012 15:59 | Poltics

Dharamsala(Arvind Sharma)

On Tuesday at around 14:05:52.0 HRS(IST) another earthquake of slight magnitude was felt in Himachal Pradesh according to the Met officials which measured  4.9 on the Richter Scale . official said that the its Epicenter’s depth was 10 KM    in the bordering areas of       DISTT CHAMBA and LAHUL  SPITI and J&K. No report of any damage came so far.

Earlier today  in the morning hours an earthquake of slight intensity was also  experienced in the same area of Himachal Pradesh . The quake which struck the at 09:15 hours measured 4.5 on the Richter scale, Met said.

no loss of life or damage to property has been reported.

"Tremors were felt for some seconds in several parts at 9.15 am," said a senior Meteorological Official.