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Risk of 9 Magnitude quake in Bangladesh and India is high

Risk of 9 Magnitude quake in Bangladesh and India is highRisk of 9 Magnitude quake in Bangladesh and India is high and its neighbourhood including India may be hit by a huge earthquake – although not imminent – that could reach a magnitude of nine, researchers have warned. The scientists said they have new evidence of increasing strain building beneath Bangladesh where two tectonic plates underlie the vast delta of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. They estimate that at least 140 [...]

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