Three Earthquake recorded with in 30 minute in Bajhang

Posted on: June 29, 2016 | views: 189

Three minor earthquakes of various magnitudes were recorded within an interval of thirty minutes in Bajhang district in far-western region today.

The first earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted the district at 2:55 pm. Similarly, another of 4.2 magnitude struck at 3:11 pm and of 3.8 magnitude at 3:28 pm, according to the Regional Seismic Centre in Surkhet.

The epicenter for all three earthquake was at Mayana, 11 kilometres northeast from district headquarters Chainpur.