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Heavy Rains Continue In Kerala, Water In Some Dams Reach Red Alert Levels

Heavy Rains Continue In Kerala, Water In Some Dams Reach Red Alert Levels


Heavy Rains Continue In Kerala, Water In Some Dams Reach Red Alert Levels

An yellow alert has been issued in 9 out of the 14 districts of the state.

Thiruvananthapuram:

With heavy rains persevering with in elements of Kerala, water ranges in a number of dams, together with the Mullaperiyar and Idukki, within the state are reaching their respective storage capacities and a few even reached crimson alert standing on Sunday.

In accordance with figures supplied by the Kerala State Catastrophe Administration Authority (KSDMA), water in six dams — of which 4 are in Idukki — underneath the management of KSEB are at crimson alert ranges and in a single at orange alert stage.

The dams the place water has reached crimson alert ranges at 11.00 AM had been — Ponmudi, Kallarkutty, Erattayar and Decrease Periyar in Idukki, Kuttiyadi in Kozhikode and Moozhiyar in Pathanamthitta districts of the state.

Water ranges within the Mullaperiyar dam, in the meantime, had been holding regular at 135.7 ft as of 12 PM attributable to discount in rainfall within the space for the previous couple of hours and no alerts have been issued, an official from the management room arrange in Idukki district mentioned.

The official mentioned that there was a slight improve in water stage at Idukki dam, however nothing to be involved about attributable to discount in rainfall there in the mean time.

The India Meteorological Division (IMD) on Sunday issued an yellow alert in 9 out of the 14 districts of the state for the day.

On Saturday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, referring to climate information, had mentioned heavy rains would proceed for the subsequent 5 days and cautioned folks residing in hilly areas to stay vigilant.

Authorities had sounded alerts to folks residing on banks of assorted rivers the place water ranges had been rising attributable to heavy rainfall within the state.

The uninterrupted downpour in Kerala continues to play havoc in varied elements of the state with reviews of large flooding in some areas and folks being shifted to rescue shelters in others.

Many homes within the coastal belt of the state had been partially broken within the gusty winds and large rains there.



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