Bring down water level at Mullaiperiyar by 3 feet: SC

The Supreme Court today directed the Disaster Management sub-committee of Mullaperiyar Dam to consider reducing water level up to 139 feet from the present 142 feet, considering the “grave” flood situation in all the 14 districts of Kerala. Continue Reading

NCMC decides to scale up Kerala flood relief, rescue operations

In the meeting, the cabinet secretary pressed into service all the forces – Army, Air Force, Navy, Coast Guard, National Disaster Response Force and other central armed police forces (CAPFs) and directed that all possible assistance be provided to Kerala for relief and rescue operations. Continue Reading