Dam shutters raised

Shutters of dams have been raised in the wake of heavy rain in the district on Wednesday.

Two shutters of Peppara dam have been raised by 20 cm each, while all four shutters of the Neyyar dam have been opened by 2 ft. One shutter of the Aruvikkara dam has been raised by 60 cm, while another has been lifted by 75 cm.

A tree fell on a house in Nedumangad taluk, causing damage and injuring two women. They have been identified as Leela and Beena of Oolamkudi, Malayadi, Tholicode village. The tree fell on the front portion of the house, resulting in minor injuries to the women, as per information received at the Collectorate control room.

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