Reports say that people experienced two shocks and rattling leading them to flee out of the buildings.The quake left a few cracks on the buildings in Guwahati. However, no causalities have been reported so far.
According to US Geological survey epicentre of the earthquake is Mongar, which 125 kms north-west from Guwahati.
North Bengal too reportedly experienced slight tremors.
North eastern part of India is considered as one of the major earthquake prone belt in the world.