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Flight operations are been suspended until August 18th at Kochi airport and many trains at Thiruvanathapuram-Nagarcoil route has been cancelled because of landslips and flooding.
Kerala continues to battle in flood on Thursday with cities and villages submerged by floodwaters. State which is facing the worst floods in history saw many as 67 deaths due to rain incidents, 24 lives lost on August 15. Additionally as many as 18 people are feared to be dead in various parts of the state on Thursday.
Flight operations are now been suspended until August 18th at Kochi Airport and many trains at Thiruvananthapuram-Nagarcoil route are been cancelled because of flooding and landslips. Kochi metro services are been suspended until further notice. Officials stated a red alert which was sounded until Sunday due to heavy rains forecasted at 12 districts.
From Kasaragod at the north to Thiruvananthapuram in the south, all rivers are in spate and shutters of 35 dams, including Mullaperiyar, have been opened.