BREAKING NEWS - 5.4 earthquake rocks Bagan

Rangoon’s Department of Meteorology and Hydrology has reported that a magnitude 5.4 earthquake occurred today at around 4am in central Burma. The epicentre of the quake was 49km from Chauk and 69km from Bagan. Locals in Bagan told DVB that one of the ancient city’s large pagodas suffered minor damage. Early unconfirmed reports indicate that one person was killed.