5.3 magnitude quake felt in Lakshadweep

A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale today hit the Lakshadweep Sea region.

According to the National Centre for Seismology, a unit of Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake hit the Lakshadweep Sea around 4:01 AM at a depth of 10 km.

There were no immediate reports of loss of lives or property.

PM Modi prayed for the wellness of people, as he tweeted:

(inputs from PTI)

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