With a magnitude of 6.4, Assam was struck by a massive earthquake today morning. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the 6.4 magnitude earthquake had its epicentre in Sonitpur and occurred at 7.51 AM at a depth of 17 kilometres. Strong tremors were also felt in parts of the northeast as well as North Bengal.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.4 on the Richter Scale hit Sonitpur, Assam today at 7:51 AM: National Center for Seismology pic.twitter.com/laGILeb34j— ANI (@ANI) April 28, 2021
This earthquake created quite an impact leading to big cracks and destruction of properties. Here are some pictures and videos showing the same :
Prayers for Assam 🙇🏻♀️🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/GJyINnfuGH— Shweta Gupta🌸 (@ShwetaGup001) April 28, 2021
Assam earthquake😰😨🥺😱 pic.twitter.com/lSML6AAXEz— KHALIDA YASMIN💙(ADVOCATE/MODEL/INDIAN/DAUGHTER) (@KhalidaYasmin3) April 28, 2021
Praying for the people of Assam.