Phulbani, Jan 2:
A mild tremor was felt in the Daringbadi area of Phulbani district on Wednesday night.
According to reports, the tremor was felt at about 8.20 PM and again at 1.23 AM. In both cases the tremor lasted for nearly three seconds.
Panicked, people came out of their houses, reports said.
The tremor was also felt in Greenbadi, Simanbadi, Dhamarbadi, Saniketa, Tilori and Bangapadi areas.
However, the local tehsildar and sub collector have denied these reports saying the administration has not received any such information.