Holiday for educational institutions in Idukki on Monday due to heavy rain
Idukki: Owing to the heavy rain, district collector has declared a holiday for all educational institutions except for professional colleges in Idukki on Monday.
As a result of the downpour and gusty winds, many places in the district are under threat of landslide. About 1.5-acre crop field was destroyed in the landslide that occurred beneath Kallimali view point in Rajakkad of Idukki. No one was injured in the accident.
Traffic was disrupted in Idukki Vellathooval Salyampara area and near Alady on Kattappana-Kuttikkanam road due to mudslide. Heavy rain and wind occurred in Kattappana and Kumily. Landslide occurred in Adimali-Valara Vadakkechal area.