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Kerala Floods: Situation Worsens as Dams Release Water

India | News18 | August 10, 2018, 9:28 pm
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 The flood situation in Kerala worsened on Friday as all the five gates of the Idukki hydel project were opened and shutters of over two dozen dams were lifted, inundating various parts of the state which reeled under the unprecedented downpour in decades. The floods have claimed 27 lives so far. (Image: News18)

The flood situation in Kerala worsened on Friday as all the five gates of the Idukki hydel project were opened and shutters of over two dozen dams were lifted, inundating various parts of the state which reeled under the unprecedented downpour in decades. The floods have claimed 27 lives so far. (Image: News18)

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 All shutters of Idukki damn are now open. Kerala has been pounded due to heavy downpour, resulting in the swelling of rivers and flooding in several parts. (Image: News18)

All shutters of Idukki damn are now open. Kerala has been pounded due to heavy downpour, resulting in the swelling of rivers and flooding in several parts. (Image: News18)

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