February 7, 2017 12:49:25 am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday night said he took stock of the situation in the aftermath of the earthquake that struck northern part of the country. “Spoke to officials & took stock of the situation in the wake of the earthquake felt in various parts of North India,” he tweeted.
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“PMO is in touch with officials in Uttarakhand, which is the epicentre of the quake. I pray for everyone’s safety & wellbeing,” he said in a tweet.
A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.8 on Richter Scale tonight hit Uttarakhand, tremors of which were felt in Delhi and other parts of northern India.
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