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Fresh tremor jolts Bangladesh


quakea2721430142669Mild tremors have again jolted Dhaka and some other parts of Bangladesh on Monday afternoon, for the third consecutive day, two day after the Nepal`s devastating earthquake that have killed more than 3,700 people.

The jolt was felt at 6:36pm on the day. The epicenter of the jolt was Darjeeling under West Bengal in India while the magnitude of the jolt was 5.1.

The third-time quake spread panic among the city dwellers. Like Saturday and Sunday, panic-stricken people were seen rushing out of their houses and office buildings for safety.

Earlier on Sunday, the second-time quake also spread panic among the city dwellers.

On Sunday`s quake, a building of Bashundhara residential area leaned due to the shake. Besides, Rappa Plaza and Orchid Plaza of Dhanmondi also reportedly leaned.

Source: risingbd

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