Heavy rains lash Kerala

Kerala has yet again been hit by heavy rains following which landslides and floods have been reported from different areas of the state bringing normal life to a standstill.

Educational institutions including professional colleges in Wayanad, Kollam, Palakkad, Kozhikode districts remained shut on Thursday.

Many districts are inundated with water entering houses and marooning colonies.

It has been continuously raining in Wayanad and Palakkad for more than a day.

The rains which hit the state on Wednesday have caused damage to human lives and properties.