Published On: Aug 16, 2018
A building collapses in Karnataka's Madikeri, following heavy rains and flood like situation in the region. Torrential rains lashed Karnataka's coastal and south interior districts, disrupting normal life and forcing the suspension of train and bus services. The Cauvery River is flowing above the danger mark in Kodagu district's Madikeri town. According to weather office reports, due to the southwest monsoon being rigorous over the coastal and south interior districts, exceptionally heavy to very heavy rainfall was received in the region.