Mild earthquake hits West Bengal
A mild earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter Scale hit West Bengal-Bihar border region on Wednesday evening with its tremors being felt in north Bengal, officials said.
The epicentre of the earthquake was 20km below ground along the Bengal-Bihar border at 26.5 degree north and 88.2 degree west, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
However no casualty or damage to property has been reported so far.
(Posted on 04-12-2013)