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Sunday, 02 December 2012 - 13:32
The cause of tremors in the areas of Galkanda & Dewalahinda yet to be ascertained.
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Area residents experiencing their views to our news team noted that minor tremors similar to those experienced on the 24th of last month were experienced during the course of yesterday as well.

The magnitude of the tremor experienced in the area yesterday was registered as 2.3 at on the Richter scale established at the Pallekale Earth Quake Observation Centre.

However according to the Chairman of the National Geological & Mines Survey Bureau Professor N.P. Wijayananda the occurrence of serial quakes from the same locations has caused a serious poser to the department.

Speaking further he also had this to say……

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