Sudheesh’s life of adventure began with long-distance journeys to overcome the insecurity he felt following his parents’ death.
Valiyaparakudi resident Johny of Kuttipalayil house and his wife Daisy were heading to the church in Anakkulam in a bike when they were suddenly caught in front of a rogue elephant.
Police said they have located the vehicle some 700 metres downhill, a region which is frequented by wild elephants.
Subsequently, swine flu was confirmed in Nenmeni panchayat and last time in the farm of Thomas Thannikkal in Poothadi panchayat in September.
Marayur PHC junior health inspector Majeed told TNIE that the woman was brought to the hospital very late and cancer had already spread vastly.
Eyewitnesses said as the bus was braced by a tree standing down the highway, a huge tragedy was averted.
Higher Education Minister R Bindhu released the engineering rank-list at the Thrissur Press Club in the presence of Entrance Exam Commissioner K Inbasekhar.
The incident occurred at settlement number 33 under the Kallar section forest office. The leopard suffered three cut injuries on the left side of its neck, right side of the head and right front leg.
Devakshith and his family, comprising of his mother, maternal grandparents and great-grandmother (grandfather's mother), were killed in a landslide that occurred at Sangamam near Kudayathoor.
Ashokan, who first realised the landslide at Sangamam, recalls that everything happened in a fraction of a second
Heavy rain triggers disaster, bodies found after 8-hr search operation
The Idukki District Collector Sheeba George said four families have been shifted to a relief camp nearby.
A case has been registered under various provisions of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act against the duo at Thodupuzha excise range office.
He kept on staring at the house, which was built using his lifetime savings on the banks of Periyar, from outside, despite the local body authorities demanding him to move to a safe location.
Authorities said shutter number three will be raised to 160 cm while two and four will remain at 120 cm and shutter one and five at 40 cm.
Several families living near the banks of the Cheruthoni river downstream were evacuated as water entered their homes.
Three of five shutters of Cheruthoni dam of Idukki reservoir were raised on Sunday to release 100 cumecs (around 3,531 cusecs) of water.
Many dams were nearing the full reservoir level due to rains in catchment areas and a red alert has been issued in the Kakki-Anathod dam in Pathanamthitta district and Banasura Sagar dam in Wayanad.
A shutter of the Cheruthoni dam will be raised by 70cm at 10am on Sunday, releasing 50 cumecs of water from Idukki reservoir.
To coordinate flood relief activities, an NDRF team has been deployed in the Mullaperiyar area.