Idukki: As the water level of Mullaperiyar dam is rising, more water will be released from Idukki dam. At present, ten shutters are already opened. All shutters of Idukki dam will be raised by 0.60 metre at 10 am so as to release 4957.00 cusecs water, informed Tamil Nadu government.
IMD has predicted heavy rain the state today.
District Collector has informed people living on the banks of Periyar river to be vigilant.