"The water levels in the Periyar river at Marthandavarma bridge and Kalady are above the flood-warning levels. The water level in the Muvattupuzha river on Thursday was also above the danger level."
Floating in a river, that too the Periyar, is no easy task.
The father was identified as Ullas Hariharan of Palarivattom.
KINFRA plan aims to draw water from Thottumugham to cater to the industrial sector
Except for the PCB, none of the departments involved has submitted proposals or inputs
Vinod Pallathu, a citizen warden with fire and rescue services, never hesitates to enter water to save lives, reports Anu KuruvilLa
It was during a casual visit, along with her grandchildren, to a free swimming coaching that triggered an interest in swimming in her.
Preliminary analysis indicates the release of waste from the industrial area of Edayar to be the reason for discolouration and pollution.
Boy got acquainted with the girl through social media. They were in a relationship, say cops
Tamil Nadu had opened 10 of the 13 shutters of the dam in the wee hours of Thursday to let out nearly 10,000 cusecs of water from the dam which ultimately resulted in water levels rising
While police said that no casualties have been reported in connection with the incident, the car was totally damaged.
Kerala government said the only permanent solution for removing the "eternal threat owing to the safety concerns" of the dam is to build a new dam in the downstream reaches of the existing dam.
Southern neighbours Kerala and Tamil Nadu are locked in a row over the safety of the 126-year-old dam, with the former saying it is not safe while Tamil Nadu insists that is not the case.
Water level in river rises only by 0.5ft, though two spillway gates of Mullaperiyar dam opened, say residents
Three shutters of Cheruthoni dam raised by 35cm, releasing one lakh litres of water per second , 64 families from five panchayats on banks of river shifted to camps as precautionary measure
The plea seeks a decision on disaster management steps in the background of the floods, confusion between Kerala and TN Chief Ministers as water in the Mullaperiyar Dam has crossed 142-ft threshold.
The water level recorded in Idukki Dam on Thursday was at 2398.80 ft, which is only 0.20 ft away from issuing red alert.
Separate committees by Union, TN, Kerala govts will have nothing to do with life span, safety of dam; Attorney-General says Centre has taken up checks on 5K dams