Gir Somnath: Earthquake tremors were felt in Gir Somnath. As per the data, the epicentre of the earthquake is reported to be near Talala. There was a 3.4 magnitude earthquake in Gir Somnath. The earthquake news was widespread among people and people were leaving their homes. Significantly, a 2.3 magnitude earthquake was reported in Jamnagar on Sunday.
The earthquake was felt in Talala for four hours and 35 minutes in Gir Somnath district of the state. People came out of their homes for fear of being killed. According to available data, the epicentre of the earthquake was located 10 km from Talala, Far East South. It is important to note that whenever earthquakes occur in the state, people are reminded of the great earthquake of Kutch in 2001.
Fault line active in both Talala-Kutch regions
The fault line is active in both Kutch and Talala areas in the state. The Kutch Vagad fault line has causes these frequent earthquake. In the last few months, earthquake tremors have been felt mainly in Jamnagar, as well as southern Gujarat and Talala. Hiranvel near Talala was once the epicentre of earthquakes. Geologists are observing these earthquake tremors very closely.