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4.2-magnitude earthquake jolts Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

A 4.2 magnitude earthquake shook Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district on Saturday but no loss of life or property was reported

Earthquake | Himachal Pradesh

Press Trust of India  |  Shimla 

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A 4.2 magnitude shook Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district on Saturday but no loss of life or property was reported.

The struck at 8.21 pm, Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh.

The epicentre of the was at a depth of 10 kilometres in northeast of Kangra's Kareri. Tremors were also felt in adjoining areas, he said.

Most parts of fall in a high seismic zone and mild quakes are a regular feature in the region.

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First Published: Sat, January 09 2021. 21:06 IST