A moderate earthquake shook the port city and its surrounding areas on early Monday morning.
The magnitude of the earthquake was 5 on the Richter scale.Different establishments including high rise buildings shook during the earthquake.
The epicentre of the quake was in Myanmar.
No causalities were reported till filing this report.
Earthquakes of magnitudes 5 to 5.9 on Richter scale are considered moderate earthquake which usually causes slight damage to buildings.