India issues tsunami warning as 8.7 quake hits Indonesia : Breaking News

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A massive earth quake shook major Indonesian cities today which recorded 8.7 on the richter scale. People in effected area have been panic and ran away from homes and buildings on to the road.

India’s tsunami warning center had issued a warning for Andaman and Nicobar Islands and the eastern coast of the country after the Indonesian quake. According to the tsunami warning center, waves up to 6 meters are expected along the coast of eastern parts of the country.

Update 4:10 IST

A maximum of 8.9 magnitude is recorded in Aceh and western most parts of Indonesia. While Pacific tsunami warning center issues tsunami watch in 28 countries including India and Srilanka.

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