New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he discussed the flood situation in Kerala with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
“Had a telephone conversation with Kerala Chief Minister just now. We discussed the flood situation across the state and reviewed rescue operations.
“Later this evening, I will be heading to Kerala to take stock of the unfortunate situation due to flooding,” he tweeted.
Torrential rains, overflowing rivers and a series of landslides have resulted in the death of nearly 100 people in the state.