A moderate intensity earthquake on Tuesday morning jolted some parts of Bihar and Jharkhand state, triggering panic as people living in high-rises rushed out of the buildings. Mild tremors of magnitude 4.2 were felt in Gaya and Jamui of Bihar and Deoghar and Dhanbad of Jharkhand.
According to local media reports, the tremors were felt at around 8:05 am in several parts of Bihar and Jharkhand. Shakes in several parts of the states were experienced for about ten seconds. No casualty reported