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Kerala flood situation grim, death toll stands at 12, may rise

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Thiruvananthapuram: There was no let-up from heavy rains in Kerala as four members of a family were killed at Edavanna in Malappuram district when their house collapsed Friday, taking the rain-related death toll in the state to 12, while over 22,000
'Thiruvananthapuram: There was no let-up from heavy rains in Kerala as four members of a family were killed at Edavanna in Malappuram district when their house collapsed Friday, taking the rain-related death toll in the state to 12, while over 22,000 people have been moved to relief camps. The Cochin International Airport, where flight operations was suspended till midnight Friday after floodwaters inundated the apron area (parking), will remain closed till 3.00pm Sunday, an official press release said. Moderate to heavy rainfall with wind speed reaching 40-50 kmph is very likely to occur at one or two places in Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Idukki, Ernakulam and Thrissur districts, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. Train services on the Mararikulam-Alapuzha route was suspended Friday morning for a few hours as a tree fell on the track, damaging electric lines. At least four trains — Maveli Express, Rajdhani Express, Dhanbad Express and Guruvayur Express – were held up at various points, railway sources said. In Vatakara in Kozhikode district, three people are said to be missing after a landslide. Till Thursday, eight people had died in the state, mainly in northern Kerala, in rain-related incidents. With four more deaths reported Friday morning the toll has now gone up to 12. It may further go up as several persons are suspected to be missing in the massive landslide at Meppadi in Wayanad district Friday. A temple, a mosque and a couple of houses and a few vehicles have come under the debris. Biju, an eyewitness, said a canteen and residents of plantation workers was also destroyed in the landslide. Many people ran away from the canteen and were rescued. Nine injured people have been shifted to a hospital. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who had held a held a meeting with government and state Disaster Management Authority officials on Thursday night, said a ‘serious situation’ is prevailing in parts of Kerala, especially Wayanad. Educational institutions and professional colleges in all districts in the state will remain closed Saturday. PTI'

Coastal Karnataka, Goa to receive heavy rainfall today

Weather Telangana Today

Strong winds, speed reaching 40-50 kmph, are likely to prevail over north, central and southwest Arabian Sea, central and south Bay of Bengal.
'New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday said that isolated places over Coastal Karnataka, Konkan and Goa are likely to receive heavy rainfall today.The organisation further stated that heavy to very heavy rainfall with extremely heavy falls at isolated places over West Madhya Pradesh, East Rajasthan, Madhya Maharashtra, Kerala, Mahe and South Interior Karnataka.” “Heavy rainfall at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Lakshadweep, Telangana, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, SubHimalayan West Bengal, Sikkim and Odisha,” the IMD added.Strong winds, speed reaching 40-50 kmph, are likely to prevail over north, central and southwest Arabian Sea, central and south Bay of Bengal and along and off West Coast and West Bengal-Odisha-Andhra coasts and the Andaman Sea.The IMD has also adviced fishermen not to venture into these areas for the next few days. . The post Coastal Karnataka, Goa to receive heavy rainfall today appeared first on Telangana Today .'

Heavy rainfall predicted in AP, Karnataka

Weather Telangana Today

There is already a red alert in some districts in Kerala, while the weather forecasting agency also stated that Konkan and Goa may also receive rains later in the day.
'New Delhi : Southern states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala are likely to receive heavy rainfall on Saturday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said today.There is already a red alert in some districts in Kerala, while the weather forecasting agency also stated that Konkan and Goa may also receive rains later in the day. “Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places over Vidarbha, East Rajasthan, Karnataka, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Gujarat Region, Marathawada, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Madhya Maharashtra, Tamilnadu, Puducherry and Karaikal,” the IMD added Thunderstorm accompanied with lightning very likely at isolated places over Odisha.Rough to very rough sea conditions (with wind speed reaching 40-50 kmph) are likely to prevail over southwest and the central Arabian Sea, along with and off Maldives area, Comorin area, Lakshadweep, Gulf of Mannar, Gujarat coast and Kerala coast.The organisation has advised fishermen not to venture into the areas for the next few days. . The post Heavy rainfall predicted in AP, Karnataka appeared first on Telangana Today .'