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 Monsoon: About 18,308 people shifted to relief camps in Kerala
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Monsoon: About 18,308 people shifted to relief camps in Kerala

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Kochi, Aug 9 : As monsoon became vigorous in Kerala, about 18,308 people from 5,090 families were shifted to 266 relief camps in the state till Friday morning.About 9,951 people from 2,812 families have been shifted to 105 relief camps in Wayanad district which witnessed many landslides, resulting in the loss of lives and properties, sources said.

In Malappuram district, 4,106 people from 993 families were shifted to 26 relief camps, it added.In Ernakulam district, 41 relief camps have been set up in which 812 people from 237 families were relocated due to flood.

About 1,017 people were rehabilitated to 349 camps in Kozhikode district, nearly 799 people in 232 relief camps in Idukki district and 807 people in 200 camps in Kannur district, it added.(UNI)