Seven back-to-back earthquakes jolted Assam and other Northeastern states on Wednesday morning, causing large-scale damage to buildings.

An earthquake of magnitude of 6.7 on the Richter Scale hit Sonitpur, Assam on Wednesday at 7:51 am, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) confirmed. The quake hit at a relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres. The epicentre of the earthquake was 36 km west northwest of Assam’s Tezpur at Dhekiajuli, the NCS said.

Following this, tremors of magnitude 4.7, 4, and two 3.6 magnitudes at 8.03 am, 8.13 am, 8.25 am and 8.44 am respectively were felt.

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