A mild earthquake of a magnitude 7.2 in Richter scale sent strong shockwaves across Dhaka. According to EMSC, the epicenter of the quake was Myanmar and it happend at 20:25:17.1 local time.
People in Dhaka rushed to the streets as soon as the tremors were felt. Several sources reported that the tremors were felt in two waves after a short delay with the latter being stronger. News agencies have not reported any injuries or major incidents as of publishing this post.
Have you felt the earthquake too? Let us know if you witnessed any incidents in the area.