The tremendous rainfall Kerala received this year has made fatal impacts in the state. There have been many cases of death and fatalities; almost 22 death and many casualties are reported so far. Landslides and flash floods have made the common people’s lives miserable. Since most of the rivers in the state are flowing above the danger mark, there were many speculations surrounding the opening of the Idukki dam. And now the speculations are cleared and the dam has been opened today to avoid danger.