Travel Advisory for Kerala, India (Updated on 16 August 2018)
The State of Kerala remains on high alert as the flood situation has worsened due to heavy monsoon rains. The Kochi international airport has suspended its operations till 18 August 2018. As the situation is expected to deteriorate further with continuous rainfall, Singaporeans are advised to defer non-essential travels to Kerala until the weather condition improves.
Singaporeans currently in Kerala are strongly advised to exercise vigilance and take all necessary precautions for your personal safety, including to monitor the news closely and heed the instructions of the local authorities. You should also purchase comprehensive travel insurance and be familiar with the terms and coverage.
Singaporeans are encouraged to eRegister with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at https://eregister.mfa.gov.sg/ and advised to stay in touch with family and friends so that they know you are safe. Those in need of consular assistance may contact the Singapore Consulate-General in Chennai or the MFA Duty Office at:
Consulate-General of the Republic of Singapore in Chennai
17A North Boag Road, T Nagar, Chennai 600017
Tel: +91 (44) 2815 8207 or +91 98400 33136 (24-hours)
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Duty Office (24-hours)
Tanglin, Singapore 248163
Tel: 6379 8800, 6379 8855
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