Massive landslides triggered by heavy rains in southern India kill at least eight people and leave a dozen others missing
At eight people killed and 12 others are missing after extremely heavy rain triggered massive landslides in central Kerala state's Kottayam and Idukki districts.
At least eight people have died and a dozen are feared missing after a day of torrential rains in the southern Indian state of Kerala.Rescue operations were under way on Sunday after heavy rains lashed the state the day before, triggering flash floods and landslides, the Press Trust of India news agency reported.
The National Disaster Response Force and the Indian Army deployed teams to help with rescue efforts in two of the worst-hit districts, Kottayam and Idukki, where a dozen people are still feared missing.A bird perches on a tree as rain clouds cover the sky in Kochi, Kerala state, India, October 16, 2021. (AP)
Chest-deep watersOn Saturday, when the heavy rains began, television reports showed people wading through chest-deep waters to rescue passengers from a bus that was nearly submerged by the torrents flooding the roads.Officials said the intense rainfall has subsided, but they fear the death toll could rise as relief and rescue operations continue. headtopics.com
Home Minister Amit Shah said the federal government was monitoring the situation in Kerala and would provide all possible support to the state. “Praying for everyone’s safety,” he said in a tweet. Read more: TRT World »
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Heavy rains, floods leave 8 dead, 12 missing in south IndiaNEW DELHI (AP) — At least eight people have died and a dozen are feared missing after a day of torrential rains in the southern India n state of Kerala. Rescue operations were underway on Sunday after heavy rains lashed the state the day before, triggering flash floods and landslides, the Press Trust of India (PTI) news agency reported. Dear, Some people die because of diseases and some in accidental death...some by committing suicide. If you think about 'From where we're appearing at this planet ?'...'Where are we going after leaving this planet ?' It doesn't seem to be straight forward...some MYSTERY IS THERE. Some people say that we're paying our debt of SIN committed in previous/current birth in terms of these suffering. Some people feel this is an act of Devil/Satan..in the absence of GOD. I need to improve at the extreme level...to be able to get connected with GOD to check this Dear, Some people die because of diseases and some in accidental death...some by committing suicide If you think about 'From where we're appearing at this planet ?'...'Where are we going after leaving this planet ?' It doesn't seem to be straight forward...some MYSTERY IS THERE.
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