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Number of earthquakes makes people live in tents in Mizoram

Numerous individuals in Mizoram’s Champhai locale flanking Myanmar are going through evenings outside their homes in improvised tents after a progression of seismic tremors hit the northeastern state in a month, an authority said.

Up until now, at any rate 22 quakes have shaken four regions – Champhai, Saitual, Siaha and Serchhip since June 18. The tremors ran from 4.2 to 5.5 in extent. Champhai was the hardest-hit region. Champhai region Deputy Commissioner Maria C T Zuali revealed to PTI that temporary tents were set up at a few towns by individuals and the region organization gave coverings, water barrels, sunlight based lights and emergency treatment units to them. She said that rolls and sorazo (food supplements) were likewise given to elderly folks individuals. As per the agent magistrate, in any event 20 seismic tremors have hit Champhai area in a month. She said that in excess of 16 towns have been influenced by the quakes and more than 170 houses, including chapels and network lobbies were harmed.

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