Minor tremor felt near Victoria Dam

Thursday, 17 June 2021

A minor tremor has been felt in Kumarigama area near the Victoria Dam on Wednesday evening (June 16).

According to the Geological Survey and Mines Bureau (GSMB), the tremor was measured as 1.94 on the Richter Scale.

Speaking in this regard, GSMB Chairman Anura Walpola said the public should not have any undue fears as there is no threat from this minor tremor.