On Wednesday, people got panicked along the regions of Pathanamthitta and Alappuzha district after they felt tremors in the areas.
Reportedly mild tremors were felt at Pathinalam mile and Pazhakulam at Pathanamthitta district.In Alappuzha district, Nooranad, Palamel and certain regions of Charumoodu, Kurambala Theku were felt with certain mild tremors.The people felt tremors with a loud noise and cracks were found in certain houses.
Recently, an earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale hits parts of Assam, Bihar and West Bengal. No injuries have been reported so far and the quake lasted around 15 to 20 seconds.
The authorities requested the people to stay calm and pointed that low-intensity tremors will not be recorded on the Richter scale.