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Mild quake jolt Bangladesh


Dhaka: Mild tremors were felt in Dhaka and other parts of Bangladesh on Tuesday afternoon as a result of 5.4 magnitude earthquake in India’s Lakhipur.

US Geological Survey tagged the earthquake at 5.0 in the Richter scale and timed it at 7:42 UTC, around 1:40 pm Bangladesh time, reports the Daily Star.

No casualties or damages due to the quake have been reported so far. (ANI)

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