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Mild tremors were experienced in various places of Odisha this afternoon at about 4:08 PM.6.8 magnitude quake strikes Myanmar; Tremors felt in Odisha. Tremors felt in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Balasore, Paradeep, Gunpur and other cities of the state.
Even though residents were seen running out of their houses in panic, there have been no reports of loss of life and property in the state because of the earthquake so far.
Apart from Odisha, tremors were also felt across West Bengal, Bihar and Assam in India.
According to a source in the met department, the epicentre of the earthquake has been traced to central Myanmar. The earthquake was measured 6.8 on the Richter scale there. The source assured that aftershocks are not expected in Odisha unless they exceed 6.0 on the Richter scale in the epicentre.