Thiruvananthapuram: The state has been witnessing the worst situation ever as rain and floods continue almost all parts of the state. 18 people lost their lives today,adding the total number of death toll to 88. Various places have been badly affected by heavy floods and and landslide.Weather forecast department has reported that rain will be continued till Monday.
Northern parts of Kerala has heavy downpour, Idukki dam’s storage capacity has already reached its maximum. Rivers including Periyar goes overflowing and rail road traffic has been curtailed. Kochi metro service is cancelled. Red alert has been declared in 14 districts.Rescue operations are in progress.