Mild earthquake jolts in Himachal

Shimla: An earthquake of magnitude 3.4 occurred in Mandi district, Himachal Pradesh at 12: 44 pm on Thursday, the India Meteorological Department said. ┬áRepresentational image No casualty has been reported so far. On Tuesday, another earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter Scale hit Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba district. The tremblor jolted areas around near Chamba. Earthquake of this intensity is generally not considered severe and has less potential to cause damage. 3.1 earthquake jolts parts of Himachal Pradesh On October 26, Maharashtra’s Palghar district experienced a mild tremor, measuring 2.7 on the Richter scale. The epicenter depth of 5 km from the surface.