Landslides across state; Red Alert in 13 districts

  • 00:03

    "23 more helicopters will join rescue operations tomorrow. 200 more boats will also be part of it. Those who are stranded will be relocated to safer zones from tomorrow morning", Kerala CM

  • 16:16
  • 15:41

    An appeal for help on Facebook

  • 15:00
  • 14:51

    Palaniswamy's reply to Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan over Mullaperiyar Dam

  • 14:39

    Stranded people appeal for help through social media

  • 14:34

    SC to hear today itself plea seeking Centre's intervention to mediate between Kerala and TN on issue of rising water in Mullaperiyar

    SC terms as "grave" flood situation in Kerala and asks states and Centre not to treat the issue as "adversarial".
  • 14:10
  • 13:54

    Kuttanad region in Alappuzha faces second flood in this month

    The Kuttanad region, known for backwaters and wetland cultivation is facing the second flood in this months as the bunds in the region are broken and water started flowing inside the house.
  • 13:01

    Landslide in Ambayathode area near Kottiyoor in Kannur district.

  • 12:20

    8 more death today: Kerala CM

    8 more people died in a landslide in Nenmara, Palakkad district on Thursday. 65 deaths were reported yesterday. The toll in this monsoon season touched 264, since May 29: CM Pinarayi Vijayan
  • 12:12

    Rescue operation intensifies

    40 more NDRF teams, Army special forces, 10 more helicopters from IAF and 4 from Navy, Marine Commandos and two ships and 7 Gemini teams of Coast Guard to reach Kerala soon, said CM Pinarayi Vijayan in a presser. At present 52 units of all the forces at work.
  • 11:54

    Watch: IAF airlifts stranded person

  • 11:50

    8 persons reportedly missing in a landslide

    8 persons reportedly went missing in another landslide in Kuranchery of Thrissur district.
  • 11:44

    20 deaths reported on Thursday

    According to the local news channel reports, 20 people died in the rain-related catastrophe in Kerala on Thursday.
  • 11:31

    NDRF rescued 926 persons so far from Pathanamthitta, Kozhikode, Ernakulam, Thrissur & Alappuzha districts.

  • 11:28

    Many are being airlifted from stranded areas

  • 11:14

    Landslide in Pamba

    A landslide in Pamba hilltop in Pathanamthitta reported. The villages near Pampa river witnessed a flash flood on Wednesday as the shutters of Anathde dam was opened. Pathanamthitta district is one of the worst affected in Kerala floods.
  • 11:02

    Landslide at Kuthiran in NH 47. Transportation in this major road connecting Thrissur and Palakkad towns came to a standstill.

  • 10:46

    Train services cancelled

    Due to landslide and flash floods in various sections of Trivandrum division, the change in the pattern of service is as follows.
  • 10:34

    Mullaperiyar dam crosses maximum capacity

    Mullaperiyar dam crosses maximum capacity. As per the Supreme Court verdict, the authorities can maintain water up to 142 feet. Earlier in a letter to his TN counterpart, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan had requested to increase the water flow to Tamil Nadu in order to maintain the level at 139 feet.
  • 10:29

    Water level rapidly increasing

    A scene from Perumbavoor, Ernakulam.
  • 10:17

    Transportation hit

    As many parts of Kochi submerged, trains are not running in central Kerala. The road transportation is hit due to continuing landslides. Many villages are isolated making the rescue operation more difficult.
  • 10:12

    Evacuation continues in Palakkad

    The army column (coln) of MEG Centre reached the village Valiyakadu, at Malampuzha in Palakkad district.. The only crossing site for locals including school going children (Anganwadi) was submerged due leaving more than 22 families including children & old aged persons(100 approx) stranded. It took nearly 6 hours to evacuate them. via Defence CPRO.
  • 10:02

    Southern Naval Command on top gear

    Southern Naval Command suspends all routine training activities & shifts to the highest state of readiness/ top gear to help flood-affected (as requested by Kerala State Disaster Management Authority). Mobilises all available resources for rescue & relief efforts in Ernakulam and Thrissur districts. (From Defence CPRO Mumbai)
  • 09:47

    A youth stranded at the terrace of his house makes rescue plea on Facebook

    In a Facebook live published an hour ago, a youth near Chengannur in Alappuzha district who is stranded at the terrace of his house complained none of the rescue teams responded to his calls.
  • 09:40

    CM Pinarayi calls Modi again

    CM Pinarayi Vijayan calls PM Modi to seek deployment of more forces, helicopters for the rescue operations. 156-member Army-NDRF team is already at work in Pathanamthitta district and Chengannur in Alappuzha district. "Had a detailed discussion with Kerala CM Shri Pinarayi Vijayan regarding the unfortunate flood situation in the state. Centre stands firmly with the people of Kerala and is ready to provide any assistance needed," PM tweeted yesterday.
  • 09:33

    Kochi metro suspended

    Operations of Kochii metro suspended as the Aluva Muttom yard flooded.
  • 09:29

    Landslide in Thirssur

    The lower parts of Thrissur district are flooded. A landslide is reported from Chelakkara town.
  • 09:16

    Surge of distress calls on social media

    Army rescue operations on in Pathanamthitta district. Hundreds marooned. Surge of distress calls on social media
  • 09:16

    Rain fury unabated; Kerala toll touches 67