In the first of a three-part series, our reporter who trekked through the Western Ghats tracing the routes of new roads holds a mirror to the devastation.
After rains, floods and landslides, Kodagu is now staring at a pest outbreak. This could threaten a few crops still remaining if immediate measures are not taken up, say experts.
Govt plans to build temporary aluminium sheds with all amenities for those who have lost their houses in the flood; compensation and jobs also likely
Restoration works gained pace as it stopped raining throughout the district; some sheltered in relief centres left for their relatives’ houses.