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Oct 04, 2018
Kerala govt sounds red alert in Idukki, Thrissur, Palakkad; four shutters of Malampuzha dam opened by 9 cms eachThe Indian Meteorological Department has predicted heavy to very heavy rain in the next three or four days in Kerala and Lakshsadweep. Lower riparian states of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry are also likely to receive heavy to moderate rainfall over the same span.
Aug 16, 2018
Kerala floods: With 13 of 14 districts hit, state's disaster response apparatus finds itself stretched beyond capacityA KSDMA official said that the situation they faced was very complex as it was for the first time that shutters of such large number of dams were opened together.
Aug 16, 2018
Narendra Modi discusses Kerala flood situation with Pinarayi Vijayan, asks Ministry of Defence to expand relief operations in stateA government release said Vijayan spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the grave situation in Kerala following the rains
Aug 09, 2018
Kerala Idamalayar Dam shutters opened; officials say no need for people living near Periyar river's bank to panicFour shutters of the Idamalayar dam were opened on Thursday morning to release excess water from it, resulting in an increse in water level in Periyar river.
Aug 08, 2018
Heavy rain lashes several parts of Kerala, red alert sounded at Idamalayar dam in ErnakulamHeavy rains lashed several parts of Kerala leading to copious inflows into reservoirs and sounding of a red alert at Idamalayar dam in Ernakulam district.
Aug 01, 2018
Idukki Dam alert: With water level almost at capacity, government says no need to panic; 2 more dead in rain-related incidentsThe government machinery in Kerala continued to be on alert with the water level in the Idukki dam inching towards the maximum, even as rain lashed many parts of the state, claiming two lives on Tuesday.
Jul 30, 2018
Kerala government puts army, navy, air force and coast guard on alert as Idukki dam nears full level, touches 2394.72 feetThe Kerala government has put the army, navy, air force and coast guard on alert to meet any eventuality in case water from the Idukki dam is released.