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Kerala: Red alert issued for Idukki dam 


  • In Kerala, a red alert has been issued for Idukki dam following the increase of inflow into the reservoir from its catchment areas.
  • Official sources said the water level in the reservoir is currently at 2398.30 feet, constituting 94.47 per cent of its full capacity. 
  • The dam's full reservoir level is 2403 feet.
  • 100 cusecs of water is being released from the reservoir through three shutters of Cheruthoni dam.