An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale shook Assam’s Sonitpur early Saturday morning.

According to the National Center for Seismology, the earthquake struck at 5:26 am on Saturday.

Assam, along with other north-eastern states have been experiencing moderate earthquakes during the past couple of months.

Also read: Earthquake rocks Tripura; tremor felt in Assam’s Karimganj

On July 16, an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 on the Richter Scale had struck Karimganj.

Mizoram is the worst hit state during the last few months.

The state had experienced series of earthquakes in recent times causing serious to moderate damages to property.


Northeast Now is a multi-app based hyper-regional bilingual news portal. Mail us at: