Mild tremor hits Kutch district

Last Updated: Friday, June 4, 2010 - 13:24

Kutch: A tremor measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale hit Kutch district during the wee hours today, district officials of Kutch said.
"The epicentre of the earthquake measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale experienced at 4.30 am was 32 kilometres South-East from Khawada town in Rann of Kutch, in Kutch district," district officials told reporters.

However, no damage or casualty was reported from the area, they said.
The origin of this earthquake recorded at 4:30 am was 7.6 kilometre down the earth, he added.

Bureau Report



First Published: Friday, June 4, 2010 - 13:24

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