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Of the 192 government schools in Madikeri taluk, all except these seven schools started functioning on August 27.
Kodagu has 196 sub-centres, 30 primary health centres, seven community health centres and two taluk hospitals.
K P Chandrakala, former Zilla Panchayat president blames inefficiency of the officials as the cause for the flood and accuses of corrupt officials who she claims have misused Rs 100 crore funds.
An exploration geologist ruled out the claims of ecologists about Kodagu bearing the brunt of a calamity due to manmade causes.
According to initial estimates, the state has suffered loss to the tune of Rs 3,435 crore due to floods and landslides in Kodagu.
On Monday, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy held a meeting with ministers and senior officers of the departments concerned to review relief works being taken up in flood-affected districts.
Donations towards the Chief Minister's natural calamity relief fund to help in rehabilitation of rain-ravaged districts of Karnataka, including Kodagu, has touched Rs 25.16 crore. The Chief Minister's
Almost 400 people have taken shelter in the Temple, 200 in the Church and more than 300 people in the Madarasa.
About 5,000 people are currently sheltered in 51 relief camps across the district, with more than 1,100 houses have been destroyed in floods and landslips.
The loss due to the damage caused by heavy rains and landslides that left behind a trail of destruction in Kodagu district could go up to around Rs 2,500 crore, according to an initial assessment by t