Orange alert in Idukki dam

The water level reached 2401 ft

Representational image I Idukki dam | Photo: PR Sreejith

Idukki: As the heavy rain continues, an orange alert has been declared in the Idukki dam on Monday. The water level reached 2401 ft (Monday evening 5 pm) and a red alert will be declared if the water level reaches 2402 ft. Electricity minister K Krishnankutty informed about this through a Facebook post.

Due to continuous rainfall in the catchment area of ​​Idukki Dam and inflow of water from Mullaperiyar Dam, the water level in the dam is gradually rising. People living on the river banks are informed to remain vigilant.

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