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Earthquake hits Madhya Pradesh, tremors felt in Seoni, Chhindwara

Mild-intensity earthquakes hit Madhya Pradesh's Seoni and Chhindwara districts on Saturday evening. 

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New Delhi Updated on: October 31, 2020 22:01 IST
Earthquake hits Madhya Pradesh, tremors felt in Seoni, Chhindwara
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Earthquake hits Madhya Pradesh, tremors felt in Seoni, Chhindwara

Mild-intensity earthquakes hit Madhya Pradesh's Seoni and Chhindwara districts on Saturday evening. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), a quake measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale hit Seoni at around 12.49 pm, while the last jolt measuring 3.5 was experienced at

6.16 pm.

A tremor measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale was felt at 5.20 pm in Chhindwara, it was stated.

According to sources, a team from the Geological Survey of India was camping in Seoni to study the conditions, and has submitted its report on the first quake of the day to the district collector.

(With Inputs from PTI)

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