An earthquake of 4.1 magnitude was recorded in Gujarat's Kutch district on Wednesday afternoon, an official said.
In a boost for Atmanirbhar Bharat, farmers in Gujarat's Kutch are cultivating vitamin-rich Dragon fruit, an exotic fruit that originally belongs to South America and is also cultivated hugely in South East Asia, Taiwan, Australia, tropical and sub-tropical regions. Now, over 150 farmers in Gujarat's Kutch are cultivating this fruit in approx 700-800 acres of land.
Earthquake tremors were felt in Kutch in Gujarat on Sunday evening.
Aftershocks of Sunday's 5.5-magnitude earthquake are rattling Gujarat. The latest aftershock was reported from Kutch at 3.56 pm on Monday. It struck 6 kilometers North-northwest of Bhachau in Kutch. The magnitude is said to be 4.1 on the Richter Scale. No immediate casualties have been reported.
An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 struck Gujarat's Rajkot at 8:13 pm on Sunday, reported National Center for Seismology (NCS).
Indian researchers have for the first time connected the decline of a Harappan city to the disappearance of a Himalayan snow-fed river which once flowed in the Rann of Kutch, according to a study.