Bhubaneswar, April 25 Mild tremors were felt in some parts of Odisha as a massive earthquake hit large parts of Nepal and north India India on Saturday.
The quake struck at around 11.38 a.m.
Sources said the tremors were felt in Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Khordha, Kendrapara, Puri, Baleswar, Sundargarh, Dhenkanal, Bhadrak and Sonepur.
There was no loss of life and property. Cracks have appeared in some houses and buildings in these areas, triggering panic.
In Nepal: A powerful magnitude-7.9 earthquake hit near Nepal’s capital of Kathmandu before noon on Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. .
loss of life in India: 17 dead in India including 9 in Bihar, 7 in UP and 1 in West Bengal
loss of life In Nepal: more the 115+