Kerala hit by heavy rain.This year monsoon is very heavy and rain fall has claimed around twenty six lives and caused lots of damages for buildings and roads and land slides. Thousands of people are moved to safety places. Twenty six dams have been opened since the dams are full
This include the Idukky and Malampuzha dams. All the five shutters are opened in the Cheruthoni dam, the dam controlling the water in Idukki dam. In Idukki dam the water is almost in the maximum level, 2401.76 ft. The maximum is calculated as 2403 ft. The opening of The shutters has caused the water level of Periyar river. The State Government have taken all efforts to extend help to overcome the difficulties caused by this flooding. The Central Government have already come forward to help the State. The neighbouring States Tamil Nadu and Karnataka have also extended their helps. The people of Kerala will be thankful to all these kind actions of Centre and other States.