Earthquake hits Chamba

SHIMLA, Jan 19:
A moderate-intensity earthquake shook Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba district today evening.
No loss of life or property was reported.
Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh said a 3.6M quake hit the district at 4:14 pm. The epicentre was at a depth of 10 km northeast of Chamba, he said, adding mild tremors were also felt in adjoining areas.
Most parts of Himachal, including Chamba, fall in a high-seismic zone and are often hit by mild quakes. (PTI)