Thiruvananthapuram: The temporarily suspended service of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) resumed its operation. The services are started functioning from Thiruvananthapuram to Adoor in MC road, and from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam through National Highway. Due to waterlogging still in the tracks, train traffic remains suspended completely.
With the rain staying away and water level started receding two shutters of Cheruthoni dam has been closed. Since the quantity of water flowing out from the dam reduced considerably the water level in Periyar is also descending. The first and fifth shutters of the dam are closed now. The water receded from many parts of Aluva and the situation is being made available favorably by the authorities.