A powerful earthquake shook the ground in Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand on Tuesday. According to local reports, a strong tremor was felt around 4:56 PM. The earthquake measured 2.8 on the Richter scale. The epicenter of the quake was located about five kilometers below the Earth’s surface.
It is reported that the tremor was felt in the district headquarters as well as the surrounding areas, including the Maneri region. There is no information about any casualties or property damage at this time.