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The earthquake was epicentred at 2.9 km northwest of Dhanargi in Vijayapura and might be felt up to a maximum radial distance of 12 to 15 km, as per KSNDMC
He said India only had 115 earthquake observatories since Independence, but there will be a quantum leap in the number of observatories with PM Narendra Modi at the helm.
The capital is losing water from its surface reserves as well as underground.
Meghalaya mine tragedy: Centre says 'we have to believe in miracles'; SC asks to 'continue making efforts'
The Centre told SC that it has to "believe in miracles" and see if the 15 miners, who have been trapped for almost a month inside an illegal rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya, come out alive.
Karnataka floods: Nirmala Sitharaman to meet district administration in flood-hit Kodagu district tomorrow
Nirmala Sitharaman will visit on Friday the flood and landslide-ravaged Kodagu district, where rescue and relief operations are underway in full swing
Relief efforts in full swing in Karnataka's Kodagu: State's social welfare ministry announces Rs 25 crore aid
With rehabilitation work in full swing in rain-ravaged Kodagu, Karnataka Social Welfare Minister Priyank Kharge announced Rs 25 crore aid towards relief measures
The recurrence of severe drought in many parts of the country has prompted state governments to devise innovative water management techniques and the immediate success in some of them in states like Maharashtra and Karnataka has kindled a ray of hope. But there are also voices of caution.
Scientists from National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI) will be going to Nepal to study the earthquake with an aim to identify quake prone areas.