Tag: Heavy Rains

Heavy rains pound Kodagu
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Heavy rains pound Kodagu

Madikeri: With no respite from incessant rains, the Kodagu district administration has declared high alert across the district to monitor rain havoc and floods. Even as rain continued to lash the district, the district    administration has declared a holiday for schools and colleges today and will take a call on declaring a holiday tomorrow also…

Heavy rain lashes Kodagu after a brief lull
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Heavy rain lashes Kodagu after a brief lull

Madikeri: Heavy rain lashed Kodagu district after a lull of nearly two  weeks that led to the inundation of several low-lying areas and overflowing of rivulets and streams. It has been pouring in the district since the last two days and today, the District Administration has declared a holiday for schools and colleges. Unfortunately for…

Heavy rain in Kodagu severs Road link to Kerala
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Heavy rain in Kodagu severs Road link to Kerala

Madikeri: Even as massive landslides leading to huge traffic pileups were reported in the Charmadi Ghats and coastal regions in Karnataka as the  monsoon fury continued unabated yesterday, rivers and rivulets continue to overflow, blocking several roads in Kodagu. Trees have been uprooted at many places, cutting off power lines and roads have caved-in blocking…

MCC fully geared up to tackle monsoon woes
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MCC fully geared up to tackle monsoon woes

Mysuru: Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is fully geared up to meet with any eventualities arising out of heavy rains during monsoon season. Three Abhaya teams have been set up to face the situation arising out of natural calamities. These teams are working round the clock and whenever trees fall due to storm and heavy winds,…

Heavy rain continues to lash Mysuru; brings down huge tree
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Heavy rain continues to lash Mysuru; brings down huge tree

Mysuru:- Heavy rain continued to lash the city yesterday which brought down a huge tree and disrupted traffic. The rain which began in the afternoon continued for nearly two hours. A huge tree on MG Road near Double Water Tank came down and as a result traffic was affected. MCC’s Abhaya Team reached the spot…

Rain batters Mysuru
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Rain batters Mysuru

Mysuru: Water flowing like a river on main roads taking along two-wheelers and cycles, trees falling on cars, rain water mixed with drainage water entering homes, stagnation in storm water drains, overflowing manholes, motorists navigating through knee-deep water on pothole-filled roads… These were a few scenes witnessed in city last evening as the city was…

Craters surface after rains: Gaping holes a nightmare for motorists
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Craters surface after rains: Gaping holes a nightmare for motorists

Mysuru:  Water is the worst enemy of roads, say road experts and with the relentless pounding of rains in the city since the past several days, there are gaping holes which is causing a nightmare for the motorists to drive on these dangerous craters. As the elections were nearing the concentration of the people’s representatives…

Rains cause more damage in Mysuru
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Rains cause more damage in Mysuru

Mysuru: It is raining relentlessly in the city since the past few days and it was no different yesterday as it began to rain at around 4 pm. As a result, many trees and branches in different parts fell on vehicles damaging them, throwing normal life out of gear and traffic being disrupted. It rained…

Rain havoc: Passenger killed as tree falls on auto
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Rain havoc: Passenger killed as tree falls on auto

Mysuru: The rain and gusty winds that created havoc in city since the past three days by uprooting many trees apart from causing damage to properties has claimed a life yesterday. The unfortunate victim has been identified as Solarai Revathi (25), a native of Tamil Nadu and an employee of Infosys in Chennai. Revathi had…

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