Mild quake in parts of Kerala

A mild tremor measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale Tuesday hit Idukki and parts of Kottayam district of Kerala.

Updated: Jul 26, 2011, 16:41 PM IST

Thiruvananthapuram: A mild tremor measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale Tuesday hit Idukki and parts of Kottayam district of Kerala.

The quake was also reported near the Mullaperiyar dam, over which Kerala and Tamil Nadu are at loggerheads.

An Idukki resident said the tremors were felt around 1 p.m. A second quake followed at 2.14 pm.
Barring a few window panes which cracked, there were no reports of any losses.

IANS