In Himachal Pradesh, an earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter Scale hit Chamba district and its surrounding areas today.
This was followed by two tremors of lesser intensity. The epicentre was north-east of the Himachal-J&K border at a depth of five kilometers.
No loss of life has been reported so far. Most parts of the state, including the Chamba district, fall in a high-seismic sensitive zone. (AIR NEWS)