Cyclone ockhi tornado forced to shed tears of sorrow to too many, tears of joy too is a part of it for most, undoubtedly for the electricity board who were the worried lot, came out relived from tweezing situation worry in the coming summer.Lo! Rain god showered on this front saving a lot of sweat in the warm-summer to come.
Gushing waters took the water level to 128 feet up by 6 feet in just hours. If the current rate continues,it could turn the table to disaster.Present limit of 132 feet can soon be a reality as the cyclone is in its powerful furry to the century of Idukki dam, forcing shutters to open. Idukki dam gives a lifeline to the farmers in five districts of Tamil Nadu. Kerala’s vegetables come from these states bringing soccer to consumer-state Kerala.
Neyyar Dam in Thiruvananthapuram district too received a heavy inflow of rainwater, rising water level to its brim-limit.Thenmala dam too has reached its upper limit.
Worried Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on the aftermath of Ockhi on the fishermen of coastal Kerala down south, he may have a sigh of relief on the power generation front.