ITANAGAR: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale hit the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh on Friday evening.
However, no casualties have been reported so far.
According to a seismologist the quake occurred at 2.52 PM and had its epicentre in Arunachal Pradesh's East Kameng district.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 on the Richter Scale hit Arunachal Pradesh. Tremors also felt in Assam.
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The earthquake was felt in parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland and adjoining areas of the northeastern region.
There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage to property.
According to the seismologists, the Himalayas, northeastern region, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands come under the Zone V of the seismic map and thus witness a high number of seismic activities.