3.5 magnitude quake hits Maharashtra’s Palghar district


PALGHAR: An earthquake of 3.5 magnitude was recorded in Palghar district of Maharashtra on Thursday morning.

According to the report from the civic officials, the tremors were felt around 7.20 am at Dhundalwadi village in Dahanu taluka of Palghar.
"The magnitude of the earthquake was 3.5. There were no reports of damage to property or casualty," said Santosh Kadam, chief of the Regional Disaster Management Cell (RDMC) of the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC).
Dhundalwadi has been repeatedly experiencing tremors since November 2018. Just two days back, the village had experienced a 2.9 magnitude earthquake.

With inputs from PTI
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