TN: Heavy rains lash Gudalur area

Gudalur and surrounding areas in Nilgiris district were experiencing heavy rains on national highways.

Updated: Sep 04, 2012, 15:48 PM IST

Udhagamandalam: Gudalur and surrounding areas in Nilgiris district were experiencing heavy rains since Monday resulting in landslide and falling of trees on national highways.

Traffic was paralysed for more than four hours on Ooty-Kochikode Road, as a large tree fell across the highway this morning.

The traffic was restored after removing the tree, official sources said.
The district administration had declared holiday to all educational institutions today due to the rains, official source said.

PTI