Mild tremor jolts Bangladesh

08 Nov 2017, 11:57 | updated: 08 Nov 2017, 12:58

NTV Online

Dhaka: A mild tremor jolted Dhaka and other parts of Bangladesh on Wednesday morning, as result of a 4.7 magnitude earthquake in India’s Tripura.

The tremor, measuring 4.7 magnitude, was felt around 10:50 am in the country, said Maminul Islam, meteorologist of Dhaka Met Office.

The epicenter of the 49-second long earthquake was in Tripura, India, some 75 kilometers east from the capital Dhaka, Maminul added.

However, no immediate report of damage or casualty was found immediately.