According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the moderate intensity quake was experienced in Sikkim's Gangtok on Sunday. The NCS said that the earthquake hit the region at 12:06 pm. There was no report of any casualty or damage to property due to the earthquake.
Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], October 25 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday inaugurated 'Alternate Alignment Gangtok - Nathula Road' constructed by the Army's Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in Sikkim, via video conferencing from the Headquarters of 33 Corps in Sukna, Darjeeling.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, festivities across the country have been muted. As the nine-day long Navratri culminated, the nation today observes Vijayadashami, the day of victory over evil, with religious fervor by following all the COVID-19 protocol.
Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], October 24 (ANI): Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday visited the Headquarters of 33 Corps at Sukna in Darjeeling and reviewed situation and preparedness in the Eastern Sector.
Kejriwal, in a virtual press address, appealed the residents of Delhi to not to lower their guard during the upcoming festive season. Considering the threat of a possible second wave of virus during the winter months, the government has to tread cautiously on announcing more restrictions, he said.