Thunderstorm in Suntikoppa region of Kodagu district has damaged several houses. Electric poles and trees have fell down due to the thunderstorm. The rain water has entered several houses and created chaos.
More than 150 houses have lost their roof due to the thunderstorm. Rainwater has entered government offices. Food products have also been wiped away from houses as the rain water entered the house with force.
Every year this happens in Janatha Colony says the residents as the drainage system has been constructed unscientifically. More than 40 to 50 electric poles have broke down said CESK Junior Engineer Ramesh.