Heavy rains continued in Kerala and wont stopped until Monday. Up to now, 30 persons had lost their life during the first 36 hours and over 54 000 are reported homeless.
Chaos in Kerala. Heavy rains and the opening of all five shutters of Idukki dam for the first time 40 years resulted in sever flooding over the city. All the rivers, around 40, in the region are in a state of spate.
The India army launched on Friday “Operation Madad” to help all the people leaving in camp. Soldiers and members of the National Disaster Relief Force are active in Kerala with Prime minister Modi monitoring the situation.
439 reliefs camp had been put in place and according to report, 53 301 people were housed. Tourists had been interdicted in the region as a measure of precaution.
30 people death in Kerala, over 54 000 homeless