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Death toll in Manipur Earthquake reaches eight

Manipur Earthquake, normal life continued to be affected in Manipur on Tuesday as the death toll in the 6.7 magnitude earthquake rose to eight in the state. "Three people each died in Imphal East and Imphal west districts while two deaths were reported in Senapati district. The government will pay Rs.5 lakh each to the next of kin of those killed," Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam Gangmei said. Even as all educational institutes in the northeastern state were closed for a week, [...]