Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan yesterday night held an meeting with government and State Disaster Management Authority officials, and said a serious situation prevails in parts of the state, especially in Wayanad.
NDRF and Army teams are undertaking rescue operations in some parts.
Kerala Government declares holiday for the day, for all educational institutions across the state.
All exams by the Kerala Public Service Commission and various Universities across the state, scheduled for today, have been postponed.
IMD has forecast heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with extremely heavy falls very likely at isolated places over Kerala.