No tsunami danger to Sri Lanka right now say local authorities

The National Geological Mines Bureau dispels rumours of another tsunami coming to Sri Lankan coasts on Thursday. The National Geological Mines Bureau dispels rumours of another tsunami coming to Sri Lankan coasts on Thursday. “We called the Hawaii earthquake monitoring centre only about half an hour ago and they said there is nothing to worry about,” Chairman of the National Geological Mines Bureau, P G R Dharmaratne told Lanka Business Online on Thursday at 1.20 pm.

“We also heard the rumours of a prediction of another tsunami warning from South India but there is no foundation to this warning,” said Dharmaratne.

“There have been a number of tremors in the same region as Sunday for the past few days but nothing big enough to affect us,” said Dharmaratne.

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