Kochi : Ernakulam Collector issued blue alert along Idamalayar dam in the wake of rising water, continued rains and likelihood of excess discharge streaming downward from the dam. The administration said blue alert was for conduct of prior preparations of the likely dam opening
The max capacity of Idamalayar dam is 171 meter, The current water level stands at 161.05 meter. Dams typicaly open after issuance of Red Alert, preceded by Orange and Blue.
Dams typicaly open after issuance of Red Alert, preceded by Orange and Blue before that .