Mild tremors were felt at few places in Prakasam and SPSR Nellore districts around 4 pm on Wednesday. The tremors lasted for about three seconds and they caused panic among the people at Mogilicherla and Balijapalem in Lingasamudram mandal and Mogalluru and Pedal Tiripi in Gudluru mandal of Prakasam district.
Tremors were felt around 3 pm on Wednesday at Gottigundala, Thurpu Yerraballi, Parlapalli and Ganugapenta in Kondapuram mandal of SPSR Nellore district. According to Kondapuram mandal development officer Padma, she heard a loud sound before she felt the tremors when she was sitting in the office. She rushed out of the office worried over the possible collapse of the building.
Cracks appeared in the house of one Padarla Kondamma of Gottigundala after the tremors. Some residents of Parlapalli, Marrigunta and Thurpu Yerraballi said that cooking vessels fell down from the shelf in their homes. Similar tremors were felt in some villages in Kaligiri and Vinjamur mandals.