An earthquake of 4.8 magnitude struck near Yuksom in the state of Sikkim on Sunday. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the moderate-intensity quake was experienced in Sikkim's Yuksom on Thursday. The NCS said that the earthquake hit the region at 10:36 am.
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale occurred near Yuksom in Sikkim at 10:36 am today, said National Center for Seismology.
There was no report of any casualty or damage to property due to the earthquake.
On Wednesday, a slight intensity earthquake was recorded in Jammu and Kashmir. An official of the met office said an earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale occurred at 7.59 p.m.