Mangaluru, Aug 10: Moderate to heavy rain continued to lash across Karnataka’s coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada on Monday.
In the Coast, Udupi received the highest amount of rainfall at 127mm, followed by Dakshina Kannada and Uttara Kannada at 73mm each.
Meanwhile, there was a major landslide inside the Kudremukh National Park at Alladakadu, Belthangady taluk, about 70 kms from Mangaluru.
According to reports, the landslide has occurred in over six acres of uninhabited land. Tehsildar Mahesh J said that the landslide was about three km away from inhabited area and there was danger to people.
The incident came to light after villagers saw slushy water flowing in the rivulets and informed the authorities.
In Dakshina Kannada, in the last 24 hours a total of 230 persons (102 males and 128 females, including children) were shifted to relief camps. The crop loss is yet to be estimated. In the last 24 hours, five houses have been damaged completely and 20 partially, according to the district bulletin.
Even in Udupi there was damage to houses and property, but the damage was yet to be estimated.