Three years post Kerala deluge, Six-year-old returns to see Cheruthoni dam gates open

“Suraj was already down with fever when I left home in the morning that day. When I returned by noon, his condition had become serious.

published on : 20th October 2021

Floodgates of Idukki reservoir opened after three years, Cheruthoni river in full spate

As the water gushed down the dam, the level rose in the Cheruthoni river which is a tributary of the Periyar

published on : 19th October 2021

Alert is out, countdown begins to shutter opening

With the catchment areas of the dam receiving heavy rainfall over the past several days, the water level in the dam has been increasing considerably.

published on : 31st July 2018

With rising water levels, Kerala's Idukki dam to open after 25 years

The KSEB is monitoring the situation and has worked out the modalities of opening the shutters before the water level reaches 2400 ft.

published on : 29th July 2018