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VOL 23 NO 54 REGD NO DA 1589 | Dhaka, Monday, January 4 2016
Posted : 04 Jan, 2016 16:56:50 AA-A+
Strong earthquake shakes Ctg, no casualties reported

Strong tremors were felt in Chittagong and its adjacent districts in the early hours of Monday.

The earthquake, which infused panic among the people made them gathered at the basement of their houses or go to their nearby roads after the tremor.

It was a surprise wake up call for people across Chittagong in the dawn on Monday when a earthquake jolted port city and other parts of the region, city residents said.

According to earth quack experts, it was one of the strongest earthquakes they have ever felt.

There have been no reports of casualties, according to fire services and hospital sources.

The magnitude of the earthquake was 6.7, confirmed Met office, according to BSS. - Idrak


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