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Mild tremor jolts country

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12 September, 2018 11:24 AM



Mild tremor jolts country

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A mild tremor jolted Dhaka and other parts of the country on Wednesday morning. 

The earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale was felt at 10:52am. The epicentre of the earthquake was 7 km north east of Sapatgram in India’s Assam.

However, there was no immediate report of any damage or casualty.

According to the scale of seismologists, an earthquake ranging from 5 to 5.9 is considered a moderate earthquake which can cause slight damage to buildings.


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