The Geological and Mines Survey Bureau states that the cracks which occurred
on the walls of 6 class rooms at the Kanda-Uda Panguwa Vidyala in Siyambalanduwa is not due to an earthquake.
According to the Chairman of the Bureau Dr. N.P. Wijayananda no seizemic activity was reported from the area.
Due to cracks which appeared on the walls of the classrooms in the Kandaudapanguwa Vidyalaya the school was closed early and students were vacated from the premises.