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Tsunami Fear Which Halted Life In The Country For Awhile

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!Massive Earthquake and after shocks in Sumatra Islands


!Tsunami Warning has Issued 


! Transport System in Coastal Belt suspended


!Heavy Traffic Reported in main roads


! Southern Express Way has opened free of charge for all 
public and private vehicles


! People in coastal areas rushed to Highlands


! Tense Situation among public in Coastal Areas


As a  massive earthquake measured as 8.6 in Richter Scale was struck Sumatra Islands this eve a tense situation was occurred among public in many parts of the Island Soon after Meteorological Department of Sri Lanka has issued Tsunami Warning which has also applied to 25 other countries in the region as well.


After the massive earth quake Sri Lankan Met Department has expected a Tsunami will struck the island around 4 p.m Sri Lankan Time.Although it didn't happened as expected an equally powerful after shock measured as 8.6 in Richter Scale was reported from Sumatra three hours after the  major earthquake strucked.However no casualties have been re…