Kerala: Shutters of Aruvikkara dam raised due to heavy rainfall in catchment areas

Source : ANI
Author : ANI
Last Updated: Fri, May 22nd, 2020, 15:01:23hrs
Low lying areas of Thiruvananthapuram have been flooded after shutters of Aruvikkara Dam were opened on Friday [Photo/ANI]

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], May 22 (ANI): Low lying areas of Thiruvananthapuram were submerged in knee-deep waters after shutters of Aruvikkara Dam were opened on Friday following heavy rainfall in the catchment areas.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had already cautioned about the heavy rains in the region yesterday.
The weatherman has also predicted rains with lightning in Kottayam district for today. (ANI)