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Medium intensity earthquakes jolt Rajasthan, Uttarakhand

There were no immediate reports of loss of life and property.

india Updated: Nov 18, 2017 20:45 IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi
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The first quake measuring 4.2 hit Jodhpur at 3:21pm while the second one measuring 3.3 hit Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand at 6:32pm.(File)

Rajasthan and Uttarakhand were on Saturday jolted by medium intensity earthquakes measuring 4.2 and 3.3 on the Richter scale, the India Meteorological Department said.

The first quake hit Jodhpur at 3:21pm, while the second quake hit Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand at 6:32pm, it said.

However, there were no immediate reports of loss of life and property.

Earlier in the day, a strong quake jolted Tibet, tremors of which were felt in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, the IMD said.

The Himalayan belt is known for high seismological activity.

First Published: Nov 18, 2017 20:44 IST