4.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Nagaland

Sunday, 22 Nov, 1.13 pm

An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 on the Richter scale struck Nagaland on Sunday.

According to National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the quake hit the Mokokchung region at 8:59 am.

The quake hit at a shallow depth of 23 km beneath the epicentre.

There is no immediate report of any casualty or damage to property because of the quake.

The effects of the quake were felt in Assam as well.

Earlier on Saturday, two earthquakes jolted Manipur back to back. A quake measuring 2.8 magnitude jolted Senapati area of Manipur at 6.54 AM, while the other one hit the state at 10.19 AM.