Wayanad: The heavy rain wrecks havoc in Wayanad as several low-level areas have waterlogged. The rivers are overflowing in the hillock district and so far 30 rescue camps have been opened in various taluks in the district. Around 1500 people seek shelter at these camps. The heavy rain claimed the life of six-year-old in the district. The tree fell upon her when the girl and her family comprising three members were on their frantic run to escape.
Water encroached into the arable lands and roads have been damaged. Around 21hectors of land damaged after water encroached in to. transportation blocked as trees fell on roads and roads waterlogged due to heavy rain. Power supply severed for the last four days cannot be resumed back so far.