Orange alert in Idukki on Friday and Saturday
Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rain has been forecasted in Idukki district on Friday and Saturday. As a result, an orange alert has been issued in the district by authorities.
Also, a yellow alert has been issued in Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Thrissur and Malappuram districts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Also, Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) has issued yellow alert in Thiruvananthapuram district for Friday and Saturday considering the possibility of heavy rain.
Aruvikkara dam will be opened if the district receives heavy rainfall. Those living near the banks of Karaman river have been advised to exercise caution.