Heavy rains cause landslides in Kottayam. The landslide occurred at Mundakkayam Enthayar in Kottayam and Ilamkadu area in Koottikkal village. The houses began to flood. No casualties were reported. Traffic was disrupted as roads were flooded. Mundakkayam started relocating people. The water level in Manimalayam has also risen. A relief camp has been opened at Murphy School in Mundakkam.
Kottayam landslide: Homes flooded, light cloud blast in Chalakudy
Heavy rains caused landslides in Kottayam. The landslide occurred in Ilamkadu. The houses began to flood. No casualties were reported. Traffic was disrupted as roads were flooded. Mundakkayam started relocating people. The water level in Manimalayam has also risen. A relief camp has been opened at Murphy School in Mundakkam.
Meanwhile, Red Alert has been declared in five districts of the state. Red alert has been declared in Pathanamthitta, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Idukki and Thrissur districts. Orange alert has been issued in seven districts and yellow alert in two districts. The orange alert has been issued in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Alappuzha, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode and Wayanad districts. Yellow alert has been declared for Kannur and Kasaragod.
Kottayam Kanjirapally Travel to Erumeli Mundakkayam area has been banned due to floods at mile 26. Light cloudburst in Chalakudy, Thrissur. Waterlogging on roads. No other damage. The three shutters of Thenmala Parapar Dam have been raised by 50 cm. Water levels are rising in Kaki and Ananthodu dams and Pampa Triveni. The AC canal burst into tears. Reconstruction work on the AC road was disrupted.
Meanwhile, in Pathanamthitta, there was a strong flood in Kanicherikuzhi
Meanwhile, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kollam and Thiruvananthapuram districts will continue to receive heavy rains. The well of the house near the Vadaserikkara village office in Pathanamthitta has collapsed. Landslide on Idukki Shantigram Road. Traffic was disrupted near Pandipara. Traffic was disrupted due to landslide at Idukki Pullupara. The three shutters of Thenmala Parapar Dam were raised by 80 cm. Meanwhile, in Pathanamthitta, there was a strong flood in Kanicherikuzhi. Three houses were damaged. The car parked in the backyard also flown away.
Meanwhile, Revenue Minister K Rajan said the government and local bodies are ready to face any disaster. The government has completed all the preparations to deal with the disaster areas and the problems that may still arise here, based on the Orange Book released with the lessons learned from the 2018 flood disaster. Minister K Rajan said that at this time, politics, caste and religion should be forgotten and everyone should stand together.
Rainfall is caused by low pressure in the Arabian Sea. Heavy rains are expected from Thiruvananthapuram to Thrissur in the state. Yellow alert for Wayanad and Kannur and orange alert for 11 districts. Firefighters have been instructed to call 101 in the event of an accident in any area.