News Kerala

Deep Depression Over Arabian Sea; Likely To Intensify As Cyclonic Storm

T'puram: The depression formed over the Arabian sea has become a deep depression, which is further likely to intensify as a cyclonic storm on Tuesday. As a result, the IMD has issued an alert of heavy rainfall in parts of Gujarat. A yellow alert has been issued in nine districts of Kerala. One of the shutters in Aruvikkara dam was raised on Monday night after the water level rose rapidly in the reservoir due to heavy rainfall in the catchment area.