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Earthquake Awareness Raising Committee meets Tuesday

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:06 PM, 30 May 2021   Updated: 08:08 PM, 30 May 2021

Earthquake Awareness Raising Committee meets Tuesday

Earthquake Awareness Raising Committee meets Tuesday

The Earthquake Preparedness and Awareness Raising Committee has called an emergency meeting next Tuesday following frequent earthquakes in Sylhet region for two days.

This information was given in a press release sent from the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief on Sunday. 

An emergency meeting of the Earthquake Preparedness and Awareness Raising Committee has been convened on Tuesday (June 1) at 3 pm in accordance with Section 3.1.4 of the Standing Disaster Orders-2019. 

The meeting will be chaired by Md. Enamur Rahman, chairman of the committee and Minister of State for Disaster Management and Relief.

Senior Information Officer of the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief Selim Hossain said the meeting will discuss what to do next in the situation that has arisen.

It is to be noted that five consecutive earthquakes were felt in Sylhet on Saturday. The quake was felt again early on Sunday.

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