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Earthquake in Taplejung area

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Kathmandu, March 29: An earthquake occurred last night in Taplejung, the eastern Himalayan district of Nepal.

According to National Centre for Seismology, Lanchaur, an earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter Scale occurred at 11:41 PM last night, passing through the epicenter of Taplejung. The shock of the earthquake was felt in various districts of the eastern Nepal.

Lately, there has been an increase in the occurrence of earthquakes in the eastern and western regions of Nepal. Earlier, an earthquake of 4.5 richter scale occurred on Chait 10, 2079 BS with the epicenter of Mugu.