Heavy downpour in Wayanad: Landslides in Vythiri
Wayanad: Landslide occurred near Vythiri police station in Wayanad, almost partially destroying it. The station interiors were half covered by mud. Three houses were completely destroyed by rain in Laksham Veedu colony in Vythiri and seven houses were partially destroyed. Mudslide continues in the area. People were suspected to have been trapped inside houses. The rescue operation is continuing. Meanwhile, traffic was completely disrupted at 9th hairpin curve on Thamarassery Ghat Road due to mudslide and it may take at least 2 days for the authorities to clear the debris from the road. Most of the travelers are trapped at the Thamarassery ghat road.