Last Updated: Monday, March 21, 2016

Light earthquake shakes Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya: IMD

Magnitude 3.0 light earthquake hit Meghalaya at 07:49 am Monday morning, India Meteorological Department reported.

According to IMD, the epicenter was located near Jaintia Hills at 6.2 miles depth.

It is a 'slight' intensity earthquake. No major damage or injuries are expected.

Three days ago, magnitude 4.5 earthquake in Jammu and Kashmir triggered an avalanche in Ladakh claiming life of a military trooper.