Strong earthquake rocked  Assam and nearby areas on 3 January.

This strong earthquake was felt in Tripura, Guwahati and the areas nearby India-Bangladesh border. The initial report suggests that the epicenter of the earthquake was Khasi Hills.

The earthquake took place at around 2:42 pm.

The earthquake was reportedly measured at 5.5 Richter scale. Furthers details on the story awaited.