Sea level may rise by 1m in next 109 years, says report.Thrissur, Ekm, Alappuzha and Kottayam will be hit the worst.Immediate action required, say experts
The entire Kerala coast had recently witnessed ‘storm surge’ during the two cyclones — Tauktae and Yaas. Experts are of the view that such storm surge are likely to increase in coming years.
The districts may receive more than 20 cm rainfall in 24 hours. Meanwhile, the sea continue to be very rough and huge tidal waves are battering the coastal hamlets displacing hundreds of families.
While five deaths were reported from Thiruvananthapuram, one fatality each was reported from Kollam and Kasargod districts.
At least six fishing boats with fishermen on board and one marine engineering vessel are reported missing at sea near Vizhinjam.