The twin cities of Hyderabad - Secunderabad experienced a mild earth quake in the late hours of Friday , spreading panic among residents of the joint capital. The tremor, was felt at 23:45 hours (IST) in Hyderabad and Secunderabad areas, especially in localities in and around Attapur, Padmasali Puram, Charminar, Rajendra Nagar, Saroor Nagar, Pahadi Shareef and etc.As per the reports the tremor was happened for 4 to 5 seconds.
Scared residents ran out of their houses when they felt the tremor. However, there were no reports of any casualties or damage to property from anywhere.The magnitude of the earthquake is yet to measure . Four earthquakes occurred in and around hyderabad in the past.