Theni: Traffic between Bodinayakanur and
Munnar, a tourist spot in Kerala, was affected for the second
day today following landslip at the 12th hair-pin bend
on Monday, Officials said.
Besides, in what is suspected to be large-scale illegal
felling of trees in both Tamil Nadu and Kerala side of the
forests, landslips had been reported at some points between
Mundal and Bodimettu.
Bus services between Munnar and Bodi had also been affected
and estate workers could not reach Munnar. Highway officials
said at some places boulders were precariously jutting out.
Traffic in Kodaikanal hills was also affected following
landslips at Srinivasapuram on Kodaikanal-Vathalakundu road.