We must enforce pre-emptive safety measures given the current threat level
Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, with 30,093 residents per square kilometer is among the world cities with the highest population density in 2022. And has been marked as one of the 20 cities most vulnerable to earthquakes in the world.
A light tremor jolts Sylhet and its adjoining areas. The 4.1 magnitude earthquake was felt around 1:10pm.
An earthquake of 5.4-magnitude on the Richter scale shakes Northeastern parts of the country including Sylhet.
A 5.3-magnitude earthquake shook the capital and some other parts of the country yesterday.
The High Court issues a contempt rule against three government officials for not procuring necessary equipment for post-earthquake rescue according to a previous order.