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Gujarat: Moderate intensity earthquake hits Banaskantha

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 shook parts of Gujarat’s Banaskantha district on the morning of October 20.

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 shook parts of Gujarat’s Banaskantha district on the morning of October 20.  

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No casualty or damage to property was reported

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 shook parts of Gujarat’s Banaskantha district on the morning of October 20, an official said.

No casualty or damage to property was reported, the official at the Gandhinagar-based Institute of Seismological Research said.

“The quake of 3.2 intensity, having its epicenter 30 km north-north west of Palanpur in Banaskantha, was recorded around 8.55 am,” he said.

Earlier in June, an earthquake of 4.3 magnitude was experienced in the same area, located around 150 km from here.

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