Mild-intensity earthquake reported in several parts of Kollam

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Kollam: Low intense earthquake jolted the eastern regions of Kollam on Tuesday night. Pathanapuram, Nilamel and Kottarakkara were hit by the earthquake.

Heavy rain has been recorded in the eastern parts of Kollam from Tuesday noon. The earthquake was reported at night from 11.37 pm 11.41 pm after the rainfall. Official reports on the accurate intensity were not obtained. When the earthquake happened, people ran out of their houses in panic.

The climatologists have opined that rain will continue in the district in the coming days. Heavy winds struck the eastern regions of Kollam.

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