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Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 strikes Assam

There have been no reports of damage or casualty. Photograph:( Others )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Jan 20, 2018, 02.56 AM (IST)

An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale struck Kokrajhar in Assam on Saturday morning. 


There have been no reports of any damage or casualty. 

The earthquake originated in Gauripur and was about 10 kilometres deep. 

Its epicentre is located at latitude 26.193 degrees north and longitude 89.931 degrees east.

Some tremors were also felt in Bhutan. 

Further details are awaited.