Very heavy rain predicted in Kerala: orange alert sounded in various districts
Thiruvananthapuram: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rain in the state. Orange alert was sounded in various districts.
Heavy to very heavy rain has been predicted. Rainfall ranging from 64.5 mm to 204.4 mm is expected in isolated places within the next 24 hours.
The IMD has alerted the people living in low-lying areas, river banks and landslide-prone hilly areas where heavy rainfall was received in the previous day.
Districts where orange alert is issued:
July 18: Kasaragod
July 20: Pathanamthitta, Idukki, Malappuram, Wayanad
July 21: Pathanamthitta, Ernakulam, Idukki, Palakkad, Malappuram, Wayanad
Districts where yellow alert is issued:
July 17: Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur, Kasaragod
July 18: Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur
July 19: Malappuram, Kozhikode, Kannur, Kasaragod
July 20: Kottayam, Ernakulam, Palakkad, Kozhikode
July 21: Kollam, Kottayam, Thrissur, Kozhikode