A woman crosses a waterlogged street following heavy rainfall in the Upper Kuttanad area on Monday. (ANI)
HEAVY rains continue to lash parts of Kerala on Monday affecting Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam and Kottayam districts the most resulting in death of three people and widespread damage to property. The India Meteorological Department has issued an Orange alert on Monday for the districts of Ernakulam, Idukki, Thrissur, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasaragod districts of Kerala.
The State Disaster Management Authority informed that in the last 24 hours, the districts of Kollam, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Idukki and Thrissur were affected the most. In rainfall-related incidents across the state, one house was fully damaged while 28 were partially damaged, SDMA said.