Heavy rain lashed various parts of the district on Friday and brought cheers to the farming community as well as public.

Maximum rainfall of 15.6 mm was recorded at Kurunthencode followed by 14 mm in Mullankinavilai, 10 mm in Nagercoil, 8.8 mm in Myladi, 8.4 mm in Eraniel, 6 mm each in Surulode, Kottaram, Anaikidanku and Colachel, 5 mm in Chittar 1, 4 mm in Pechipparai, 2.4 mm in Adayamadai and 2 mm in Thiruvattar.

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