31 May Wednesday

Heavy Rains Today; Orange Alert in 4 Districts

Web Desk(Tvm)Updated: Wednesday Jul 29, 2020

 Thiruvananthapuram : Heavy rains are expected to remain all through the day across Kerala. Orange alert has been issued in four districts -  Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta and Idduki.  Fishermen have been warned to keep out of sea for the next two days, as  meteorological department foresaw high waves and stormy weather,

Heavy downpours began in Kottayam, Ernakulam and Alappuzha since dawn today  while it has been torrential rains for Thiruvananthapuram beginning last night.

Orange alert was issued earlier to districts of  Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad and Wayanad. Yellow alerts  have been issued Ernakulam, Thrissur, Palakkad, Kannur, Kasaragod for tomorrow.

Heavy rains in Pathanamthitta have swelled Maniyar river prompting authorities to raise the dam shutters. Settlements along Kakkitta and Pampa rivers have been advised to keep high vigil