Kuttanad has witnessed at least 21 bund breaches in recent days following torrential downpour and an increase in the inflow of floodwaters from the eastern side. This has inundated hundreds of houses, forcing several families to move to their relatives’ homes or relief camps. As per the preliminary assessment carried out by the Agriculture Department, paddy cultivation in 1,289 hectares was destroyed. … [Read more...] about Bund breach leads to collapse of 151-year-old church in Alappuzha
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People shifted An outstation church of the CSI Christ Church, Alappuzha, it was built by Rev. W.J. Richardson in 1869. Around 30 families used to worship at the St. Paul’s CSI Church. As a precaution, people in the region were shifted to safer places before the bund collapsed in the early hours of Tuesday. … [Read more...] about 151-year-old church collapses in bund breach in Allapuzha
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