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6.8 Earthquake Jolts India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Bhutan

Earthquake Update: At least 6 dead & more than 100 injured in Imphal, Manipur & surrounding areas. Many houses & buildings collapsed & damaged in Imphal area. In Bangladesh, 1 dead & around 50 people injured. More updates coming …

A powerful earthquake measuring 6.7 in magnitude has hit northwest eastern India, close to the border with Myanmar, the US Geological Survey has reported.

The quake was 55 kilometers (34 miles) deep and centered 29 kilometers west of Imphal, the capital city of the Manipur state. The USGS later revised the quake’s magnitude down from 6.8 to 6.7.

First aftershock felt at 03:59 GMT ( 09:59 BDT) in a scale of 3.6 magnitude.

Facebook opened a safety check link for Manipur Earthquake. Click the link below,

FB Safety Check – Manipur, India

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