Maharashtra: Mild earthquake hits Palghar, no casualty

Palghar district, especially its Dahanu and Talasari tehsils, has been witnessing low to moderate intensity earthquakes since November. An earthquake of 3.5 magnitude hit Maharashtra‘s Palghar district on Monday morning but there was no report of any casualty or damage to property, an official said.
The earthquake was experienced at 8.07 am in Paraswadi area of Dahanu taluka, district disaster control cell chief Vivekanand Kadam said.

Last week, four mild earthquakes were recorded in the district on Friday and Saturday. Palghar district, especially its Dahanu and Talasari tehsils, has been witnessing low to moderate intensity earthquakes since November 2018.