Epicentre of the quake was the Ladakh-China border and the tremor was first felt at 4:33 pm. Coordinator Natural Disaster Management Cell, Amir Ali informed about the earthquake.
However, initial reports have not given any information on damages and casualties over Tuesday's earthquake. People got scare as recently a major quake of 6.8 magnitude hit North-East India.
Sikkim was the worst-effected region which has become a devastated place following the major place. Almost 127 people were dead and more than 150 were brutally injured.
All major highways connecting Sikkim with other major parts of the North-East region have been declared. However, the jittery of the people of the region has been increased following flood.