08 March, 2021

Noah’s Park

The lens has been an inseparable part of the calamity in Kerala. Some frames documenting the event.

Noah’s Park
  • Death toll since August 8 225 (Maximum deaths reported from Thrissur, 52, Idukki, 44, and Malappuram, 30)
  • Districts affected 13 (out of 14 districts)
  • Relief camps opened 3,729
  • People evacuated 8,58,382
  • Estimated losses  Rs 19,512 cr


“Where it pricks, hurts and bleeds is in the lack of ­transparency of the central government: in its actions and, mostly, the lack of them. We, the people, are not going to ­forget this.”

Parvathy, Actress

‘NDMA must inform agencies about how to act.... States must build rain shelters, buy equipment, and set up a chain of c­ommand down to the panchayats.”

M.S. Reddy, Former vice-chairperson, NDMA


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