Death toll in Kerala's Idukki district landslide increases to 52
The death count in the landslide that destroyed several houses in the Idukki district of Kerala rose to 52 by Tuesday afternoon. The special task force teams recovered three more bodies in the Rajamala area. Few reports said that the water level at Mullaperiyar reservoir in Idukki district has reached 136.85 feet by Tuesday afternoon. Meanwhile, search and rescue operations are on in Kuttanada, Allapuzha, Munnar, Teekoi and Kottayam.