Wednesday, July 6

72,000 earthquake prone buildings in capital



Relief and Disaster Management Ministry has identified 72,000 buildings at the risk of earthquakes in the capital.

Relief and Disaster Management Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya made the statement at a press briefing in the capital on Monday afternoon.

He said: “We had put black and red marks on the 72,000 buildings in the capital that were identified to be at the risk of earthquake”.