Baitadi, Oct 19: A fresh earthquake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale jolted Darchula district today morning at 5:50, according to Regional Seismological Centre, Surkhet.

The quake had its epicentre in a place in India some 44 kilometres northwest of Darchula, the Centre said. Darchula district is at high risk of earthquake.

No loss of life and property was reported in the district, according to the District Police Office, Darchula. RSS