Wednesday, April 15, 2009

A minor earth tremor in Sri Lanka

Apr 15, Colombo: A minor Earth tremor occurred this morning at several areas of Central, Eastern and Uva provinces in Sri Lanka, the Meteorology department said.

According to the sources the earth tremor was reported from Amapara, Panama, Monaragala, Badulla and Nuwara Eliya areas.

Several houses were damaged due to the tremor, but there were no injuries reported, Meteorology Department said.

Residents of those areas said the earth tremor lasted for about two minutes.

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