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5/17/21

Earthquake tremors felt in Saurashtra; 4.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Diu, Una, Gir-Somnath

One more disaster between hurricanes: Earthquake tremors felt in Saurashtra; 4.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Diu, Una, Gir-Somnath

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On the one hand, the hurricane disaster has not yet been averted, there has been another natural disaster. Dhara tremors were felt in some parts of Saurashtra around midnight, including Diu in Junagadh district, Una in Veraval district and Gir-Somnath.





 The quake measured 4.8 on the Richter scale. Besides, tremors have also been felt in Amreli district. The quake affected Rajula, Jafrabad and surrounding areas of Amreli. Significantly, the quake caused panic among the locals and people rushed out of the house at midnight.



The
state government has claimed that it is fully prepared for the hurricane 'Tau-Te' which will hit the coast of Gujarat at a speed of about 175 kmph on Monday. The state, meanwhile, has issued an orange alert urging people not to leave their homes for two days. Meanwhile, most of the coastal districts are likely to receive rains, while winds of 70 to 175 kmph will blow in 15 districts of the state.




Meanwhile, Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a video-conference with Chief Minister Vijay Rupani to review the preparedness of the hurricane, which is 600 km away . The government has also directed the Army, Navy and Air Force to be on stand-by so that the situation in the state does not get out of control. Is. 





After the review meeting, Additional Chief Secretary of the Revenue Department Pankaj Kumar said that the storm was moving 600 km from South Gujarat to Veraval. Is far away, which will come to the coast of Gujarat on the 17th and will cross from Porbandar to Mahuva in Bhavnagar on the 18th.

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