Connect with us
Earthquake Earthquake

Latest News

Earthquake Hits Kathmandu in Nepal, Tremors Also Felt in Bihar

Published

on

An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 on the Richter Scale was reported 50 kilometers east of Kathmandu in Nepal early Wednesday, said the National Center for Seismology (NCS), India. The earthquake struck at 5:04 am IST at a depth of 10 km from the surface. The epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal, according to the agency data.

Tremors of this earthquake were also felt in parts of Bihar. Districts namely Saharsa, East Champaran, West Champaran, Muzaffarpur, most of these sharing borders with Nepal are said to have felt the quake.

The estimated population of the quake-hit area is 4.5 million, according to the primary data source.

Hi guys, I'm Aman Sahay. My dream is to explore each and every corner of this planet, and I'm passionate about it. Must check out my YouTube Channel: Trekker Aman. All I want to say is - "Be Authentic Because You Are Already Unique".

Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Media

Instagram Down: Giving 5xx Server Error

Published

on

Instagram

Update 19 Mar 2021 23:38 IST: Instagram and other apps are now working fine.

Instagram is currently facing downtime and users from all around the world are reporting Instagram Server Down on Twitter. Some users are also facing downtime on WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.

The Instagram app is showing “couldn’t refresh feed”. and the Instagram website is giving 5xx Server Error.

Server Error on Instagram Website

Server Error on Instagram Website

 

Server Error on Instagram Mobile App

Server Error on Instagram Mobile App

Continue Reading

Latest News

Earthquake in Nalanda, Patna – Bihar with 3.5 Magnitude

Published

on

Earthquae

An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 was reported near Nalanda in Bihar on Monday night, according to India’s National Center for Seismology.

The epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km northwest (NW) of Nalanda, Bihar, India, the agency said. The earthquake struck at 9:23 PM IST at a depth of 5 km from the surface. Tremors were also felt in Gaya, Bhagalpur, Nalanda, Patna.

Earthquake Areas

Earthquake Areas

Continue Reading

Latest News

Uttarakhand Power Plant Damaged After The Glacier Burst

Published

on

Chamoli Glacier Burst

Uttarakhand: A glacial burst in Chamoli district, Uttarakhand triggered an avalanche and massive flooding of the Alaknanda and Dhauliganga rivers on Sunday morning, forcing the emergency evacuation of thousands from surrounding areas, and damaging houses and the nearby Rishiganga power project.

Disaster response and management teams have been deployed to conduct search-and-rescue and relief operations. Around 100 to 150 people may have been killed, Uttarakhand Chief Secretary Om Prakash told news agency ANI. Authorities fear hundreds more may still be stuck. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in Assam to campaign for Assembly polls, tweeted: “India stands with Uttarakhand and the nation prays for everyone’s safety.”

Disaster management teams have been mobilized and hundreds of ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) have been rushed for rescue operations.

SN Pradhan, chief of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), said that teams from the relief force have been moved for search-and-rescue and relief operations in Uttarakhand where a glacial burst has triggered an avalanche. “The glacial burst has taken out a bridge constructed by the Border Road Organisation. Also in the higher reaches, the Rishiganga hydel project also has been damaged,” he said.

 

Continue Reading

Trending