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Kerala Flood: Life comes to a standstill in Kerala due to incessant rains

A vigorous southwest monsoon has left a trail of destruction across Kerala, killing 29 people over the last 48 hours. More than 53,500 people were now staying in various relief camps across the state.

published on : 11th August 2018

Heavy rain ripped through Kozhikode district causing havoc

Four cars got heavily damaged and one passenger got stuck in the front seat as a huge tree trunk fell above the car. Fire and Rescue Service personnel with the help of public saved all the passengers.

published on : 15th July 2018

Monsoon fury leaves trail of destruction in hilly areas of Kerala's Kozhikode; rescue operations in place

Heavy rains  and land slide in the past few few days has wrecked havoc across the district. 

published on : 13th June 2018

Nipah virus outbreak contained, no need to panic, says Kerala Health Minister K K Shailaja

The death toll due to the mysterious new 'Nipah virus' in Kerala's Kozhikode rose to ten on May 22. Nipah virus (NiV) infection is a newly emerging zoonotic disease (one which spreads from animals to humans) which spreads by the ingestion of human secretions/fluids. Fruit bats, a common species of the flying mammal abundantly found in India is the host animal for the disease-causing virus.

published on : 21st May 2018