5.8 magnitude earthquake shook Dhaka, other areas again

United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Published: 11:06, Jun 22,2020


A moderate earthquake with 5.8 magnitude shook the capital and some other parts of the country early Monday.

The epicentre of the earthquake was in the India-Myanmar border region, about 301 kilometresouth-east of Dhaka, according to Bangladesh Meteorological Department website.

The earthquake was categorised as moderate and it was felt at 4:40am, according to BMD.

However, no causalities were reported yet.

Earlier, a 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook the capital and other parts of the country on Sunday afternoon.


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