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While the Bicol region is often hit by deadly typhoons, many failed to take precautions because the storm was not strong enough to be rated as a typhoon under the government's storm alert system.
The fund has been approved following a report of an inter-ministerial team that visited areas hit by the floods and landslides in Karnataka including Kodagu district.
In a major overnight rescue operation, over 700 stranded passengers were evacuated from both sides of the Jawahar tunnel.
Majority of the skeletal remains were found close to the Rambara and Trijuginarayan trek routes to the temple.
Mangkhut has killed 65 people since it tore through the Philippines. The storm killed another four people in China, where Mangkhut weakened to a tropical storm as it churned inland Monday.
Driving through the winding ghat road from Neriamangalam to Munnar, tonnes of earth and trees sent tumbling down by a series of landslips welcome the odd visitor to the hill station.
Chief Minister Pema Khandu condoled the deaths and directed the district administration and the disaster management department to continuously monitor the situation.
The spell of torrential rain, raging floods and devastation unleashed by the landslides have indeed come as a warning for Kerala.
According to the estimate of the Idukki district administration, Idukki witnessed around 325-350 landslides during this monsoon, and Munnar was one of the worst affected regions.
Ali had moved to Karinchola about 19 years ago and had never seen such big landslides.
Kerala battles to rise above floods and landslides; Red alert issued in six districts as death toll touches seven
The State Disaster Management Authority has issued red alert in six districts in the wake of heavy rain triggering land slips in many areas.
Heavy rains wreak havoc in North Kerala: Six including three kids killed, over ten missing in landslide, floods
District Collector U V Jose has convened an emergency meeting of the Disaster Management Team and Revenue officials at Collectorate on Thursday morning.