Kerala which is reeling under the monsoon rain fury, has witnessed a trail of destruction and loss of lives over the last one week. As per the Home Ministry, 178 people have lost their lives in the state due to spate. More than 25 people have been reported to be missing. 14 districts of Kerala have been affected by the deluge and incessant rains. 4 NDRF teams have been pressed into service in Kerala alone. The districts of Wayanad, Idukki, Alapuzzha have been the worst affected.