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Torrential rains, overflowing rivers and a series of landslides have resulted in the death of over 150 people in the state.
Heavy rains have been continuing unabated in the southern districts of the state and an orange alert was declared in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam districts.
Rains continued to wreak havoc in many parts of Kerala with northern hill district of Wayanad experiencing widespread landslides and flooding overnight, forcing thousands of people to take shelter at relief camps.
The country has received plentiful rains this year and many states are reeling under floods as the southwest Monsoon has fully covered India.
TNIE takes you through the past week with pictures from our photographers.
Torrential rains lashed Kolkata and its neighbouring districts of Howrah, Hooghly, Nadia, North and South 24 Parganas on the morning of June 26. Heavy to very heavy rains have been predicted in Kolkata and parts of south Bengal on June 25, 26 and 27.
Various parts of the financial capital were lashed by heavy rains on Sunday making the pace of the city slower.
Mumbai received heavy rainfall today following the onset of the southwest monsoon, leading to a slight delay in the running of suburban trains.
A flash agitation by job-seekers over issues pertaining to railway recruitment has culminated in a rail-blockade, police caning and retaliatory stone-throwing leading to a virtual paralysis of the Central Railway suburban train services in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Express Photo Service)
Sea water at Kappad beach in Kozhikode suddenly receded by around 100-200 metres, sparking fears of a tsunami on Friday. Express photographer TP Sooraj captured snapshots as a few onlookers curiously watched the exposed parts of the shallow sea bed, instead of running to higher ground for safety.
Cyclone Ockhi, that killed four people in coastal Kerala and five in Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district as of Friday, is moving westnorthwestwards towards Lakshadweep in the Arabian Sea today,
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) today said that the deep depression which had formed in the Bay of Bengal near Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu, bordering Kerala, on Wednesday has now intensified into a cyclonic storm named Ockhi
Pictures from Day 5 of Chennai rains: Evening showers hit city on Friday a day after record rainfall
On the 5th consecutive day of the Chennai rains, the skies opened up yet again late on Friday evening after a day of sunshine, with 55 mm rain recorded around 10 pm at Nungambakkam.
Three of a family were crushed to death after a tree fell on their car while one person died after he was washed away in an open drain as unrelenting rain accompanied by gusty winds wreaked havoc across the city on Friday.