History of Disaster in Tripura

History of Earthquakes:

DATE

        TIME

LAT

LON

DEPTH

MAGNITUDE

Year

Month

Day

Hour

Min

Sec

1822

4

3

0

0

0.0

23.50

91.00

0.0

6.0

1845

8

6

0

0

0.0

24.80

91.80

0.0

6.5

1868

6

30

0

0

0.0

24.90

91.90

0.0

5.5

1869

1

10

0

0

0.0

24.50

92.50

0.0

7.5

1898

4

20

0

0

0.0

24.80

92.80

0.0

6.3

1918

7

8

10

22

7.0

24.50

91.00

0.0

7.6

1924

1

30

0

5

24.0

25.00

93.00

0.0

6.0

1926

10

23

14

30

18.0

25.00

93.00

0.0

5.5

1944

12

24

14

46

40.0

24.70

92.20

0.0

5.9

1949

7

15

11

0

3.0

24.00

93.00

0.0

6.0

1950

8

15

21

42

14.0

25.00

93.00

0.0

6.0

1950

9

25

12

25

28.0

24.00

93.00

0.0

5.5

1950

12

29

22

35

20.0

24.00

91.80

0.0

6.3

1957

12

12

0

0

0.0

24.50

93.00

0.0

5.5

1963

6

19

10

47

24.0

24.97

92.06

44.0

0.0

1967

9

6

1

43

30.0

24.00

91.90

2.0

4.9

1967

11

14

0

4

17.0

24.05

91.61

24.0

4.9

1968

6

12

4

29

21.7

24.83

91.94

39.0

5.3

1968

12

27

14

38

12.0

24.12

91.61

27.0

5.1

1968

12

27

14

38

12.0

24.12

91.61

27.0

5.1

1970

8

28

1

24

7.4

24.78

91.55

39.0

4.9

1971

2

2

7

59

55.8

23.71

91.66

37.0

5.4

1977

2

6

16

53

57.5

24.33

92.95

0.0

4.7

1977

12

23

21

0

27.1

23.71

92.31

33.0

5.1

1978

3

18

18

41

0.9

24.38

93.00

60.0

4.5

1978

3

28

12

37

40.3

23.15

92.74

33.0

4.8

1978

12

29

8

53

21.8

23.47

92.85

33.0

4.7

1979

1

9

2

39

55.5

24.96

92.49

64.0

4.3

1979

1

28

6

6

38.3

24.87

91.02

0.0

4.9

1979

5

12

6

10

8.4

23.95

92.43

27.0

4.6

1980

10

30

5

29

41.1

23.90

91.46

29.0

4.6

1982

1

11

20

53

0.7

24.70

92.06

40.0

4.9

1984

5

21

9

59

5.0

23.66

91.55

12.0

5.2

1984

12

30

23

33

35.0

24.66

92.85

3.0

5.5

1986

2

8

0

28

54.0

23.87

93.00

30.0

5.2

1987

7

16

2

19

15.4

23.60

92.30

33.0

4.3

1988

2

6

14

50

45.9

24.67

91.56

33.0

5.8

1988

2

28

5

55

49.0

24.72

91.56

22.0

4.6

1988

11

14

1

36

57.0

24.40

92.40

33.0

0.0

1989

1

10

19

21

51.3

24.60

92.90

33.0

4.2

1989

1

16

10

49

27.0

24.20

92.20

33.0

0.0

1989

4

13

7

25

33.0

24.40

92.43

10.0

5.0

1989

6

22

22

4

19.0

23.20

92.90

33.0

0.0

1990

2

5

2

6

48.0

24.85

92.41

33.0

4.3

1990

11

15

3

28

25.0

23.81

93.00

26.0

4.9

1991

1

23

14

3

51.0

24.40

92.50

33.0

4.3

1991

5

8

11

41

20.0

23.20

93.00

33.0

0.0

1991

7

13

4

26

12.0

23.90

92.20

33.0

0.0

1992

1

13

18

36

32.1

24.40

92.60

33.0

4.5

1992

5

3

21

11

29.1

23.90

91.10

33.0

4.2

1992

5

28

9

53

20.4

23.20

92.00

33.0

4.5

1992

12

16

14

38

31.2

23.40

92.60

33.0

4.1

1994

7

24

23

39

6.6

25.00

92.70

33.0

4.7

1996

11

19

0

12

18.0

24.60

92.60

0.0

4.8

1997

2

17

16

48

42.3

24.59

91.65

33.0

0.0

1997

4

20

12

27

8.9

24.90

92.30

33.0

0.0

1997

5

8

2

53

14.7

24.80

92.25

35.0

5.6

1997

5

10

19

26

17.7

24.90

92.40

33.0

0.0

1998

6

9

7

9

58.0

23.40

92.54

33.0

0.0

1999

12

26

2

46

34.7

24.90

91.68

15.0

0.0

2000

1

23

0

33

47.1

23.65

92.06

75.0

4.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NO. OF EARTHQUAKES = 61

 History of Cyclones, Floods, Droughts and Fires:

Type of Hazard District Sub-Division affected Year of Occurrence Area affected Impact on life Livelihood Livestock Remarks
Cyclone North Tripura Kailashahar 2005 Gournagar, Srirampur, Chandipur and some parts of Kumarghat 2      
South Tripura Udaipur, Amarpur, Belonia, Shantirbazar & Sabroom 1997 All over the district Loss of crop, infrastructure, human and bovine life, livelihood system, houses, Pvt. Public property Handicapped, fishermen, old/aged sick and ailing/diseased, pregnant, children aged below 5 yrs Cows, buffaloes, goats/sheep, poultry farms  
West Tripura Teliamura & Sonamura 2002 -2003 34 GPs in Teliamura and 85 GPs in Sonamura 28.9 ha. Horticulutral area affected in Teliamura. 928.85 ha. Agricultural area affected in Sonamura. Non paddy area affected: Teliamura - 16600 ha. & Sonamura - 1112.585 ha. 124 cultivators affected in Teliamura. Amount of loss in both Sub-Divisions : Rs.84.75 lakh  Lives lost    
Dhalai Ambassa 1994, 1997, 1998          
LT Valley 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003 Chawmanu market, Manu, Hokutwisa (Dhumacherra), Nepalitilla, Masli and Karamcherra No loss of life Houses damaged No loss of livestock  
Gandacherra 1997, 2003 250 ha.        
Flood North Tripura Kailashahar & Dharmanagar 1983, 1993, 2005, 2006 & 2008 Maximum low lying areas 3 Crops, fish seeds and food grains were badly affected 8  
South Tripura Udaipur, Amarpur, Belonia, Shantirbazar & Sabroom 1983, 2004 All over the district Loss of crop, infrastructure, human and bovine life, livelihood system, houses, Pvt. Public property Handicapped, fishermen, old/aged sick and ailing/diseased, pregnant, children aged below 5 yrs Cows, buffaloes, goats/sheep, poultry farms  
West Tripura   1999, 2003   Area damaged under Horti crops - 21 ha in Sadar and 200 ha in Melaghar. Total Paddy area affected - 4860 ha. Total non Paddy area affected - 5939 ha. Water area affected - 196.63 ha. 115 GPs and 2NPs affected. Lives lost    
Dhalai Ambassa 1962, 1984, 1999, 2001, 2004 Kulai, Purba Nalicherra, Paschim Balaram, Vivekananddanagar, Shantipalli        
LT Valley 1999, 2001, 2004 Manughat, Tilakpara No loss of life Crop damaged No loss of livestock  
Gandacherra 1993, 1997, 2003 300 ha        
Drought North Tripura Kailashahar & Dharmanagar 2006 Maximum rural areas   Agricultural crops    
South Tripura              
West Tripura              
Dhalai LT Valley Almost every year Entire Chawmanu Moderate Affected Affected  
Fire North Tripura Kailashahar & Kanchanpur 2004, 2005 Pani Chowkir Bazar in Kailashahar, Kanchanpur Bazar Stand adjacent to Motor Stand   Maximum shops in the area were fully burnt into ashes    
South Tripura              
West Tripura             Major fire - 42, Medium fire - 47, Small fire - 509, Serious fire - 1, Market fire - 40, lives lost - 19, Property lost - Rs.32,56,950/- approx
Dhalai LT Valley 1991, 1997, 2001, 2002 Chawmnu market, Manu, Chailengta and Masli No loss of life Houses and shops gutted No loss of livestock