Earthquake measuring 5.3 hits North-East India

Posted on May 11, 2012


Guwahati:  An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale shook Guwahati in Assam and Shillong in Meghalaya at about 6.15 this evening. Tremors were felt in other parts of the North East and some mild ones even in Kolkata.

The epicenter of the quake is reportedly close to Shillong. No major damage has been reported yet from Guwahati or Shillong.


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