6.8 Earthquake hits Kolkata

September 18, 2011 (Kolkata): A large earthquake of 6.8 magnitude hits Kolkata. The epicenter is located near sikkim.  It happened late in the evening in Kolkata. People were busy doing Durga Puja shopping in Kolkata  Many of them got scared and rushed out of the stores.

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  1. Earth quake on 18th sep 2011 at kolkata and saltlake. It was 6.11pm While taking calls at customer care on 13th floor, i felt i have headache, BUT i was wrong. The india’s first green certified building technopolis was vibrating. Some women were sick. One of them felt helpless telling i want to go home. We all were asked to vacate. out side india today reached taking footage of our face with building. Its my first experience with EARTHQUAKE. Still we had deep belief this building only vibrate cant quake, and belief got strong withing fifteen minutes. Let us wish for our future.

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