Mr. Ta. Special Representative, Nashik: Earthquakes are still felt in Dalvat and around Kalwan taluka. But now the epicenter seems to have shifted to Dindori. Last year, earthquakes were felt in the villages of Babapur and Bhatoli near Vani in the Dindori taluka. After that, tremors were felt for the first time in Dindori town and some villages in taluka on Tuesday evening. Due to the tremors, panic has spread among the affected villagers and the district administration has decided to carry out an earthquake awareness campaign in these villages, the disaster management official of the district said on Wednesday. district, Srikrishna Deshpande.
Three tremors hit Dindori taluk on Tuesday evening. The first tremor registered a maximum of 3.4 on the Richter scale. Although there was no loss of life or money from these tremors, people were very scared. Tehsildar Pankaj Pawar informed that the center of Dalwat region of Kalwan taluka seems to have shifted towards Dindori. Earthquakes were felt for the first time in Dindori town and nearby villages on Tuesday (16). Earthquakes were felt in Dhakambe, Indore, Jambutke, Madki Jamb, Manori, Hatnore, Nilvandi, Umrale (Bu), Talegaon, Vanarwadi, Pade villages about 16-20 km from Nashik town. There was also a loud noise. This caused panic among the villagers. He contacted Gram Sevak, Talathi, Tehsildar and informed them about these shocks. In the past, similar shocks also occurred in Dalwat in Kalwan taluka and Gonde in Peth taluka. But for the first time, such shocks were felt in Dindori. There is a need for research on shifting the epicenter.
Dr. Jaideep Nikam, geologist
The resident officer of the sub-district informed us that the citizens inquired by telephone regarding the earthquakes. As a result, it was recorded that these shocks were felt at a distance of 16-20 km from the city during seismometer monitoring.
– Charulata Chaudhary, Engineer Mary
Three tremors were felt at 8:58 p.m., 9:34 p.m. and 9:42 p.m. Tuesday evening, according to reports from Meri’s seismometer. Its intensity was recorded at 3.4, 2.1 and 1.9 on the scale respectively.