<p>New Delhi, August 10, 2018</p>.<div>Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the Centre will provide all possible assistance to Kerala for controlling the flood situation in the state.</div>.<div>Singh told the Lok Sabha during Zero Hour that he tried speaking to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan "but it could not happen".</div>.<div>Earlier after the July floods, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju had toured various flood-hit districts of Kerala. The Centre had then approved Rs 80 crore for flood relief in the state.</div>.<div>"We have already deployed Army, Navy and other central armed forces in Kerala and the state government and the ministries are jointly working in this regard," Rijiju earlier said.</div>.<div>Till now, 27 people have been reported to have lost their lives due to the Kerala floods over the last 48 hours. </div>.<div>The Army is taking part in rescue, relief and damage control exercises in Idukki, Wayanad, Kozhikode and Malappuram districts.</div>.<div>IANS</div>.<p><span style="font-size: 14px;">(Our News Desk can be contacted at email@example.com)</span></p>. Did you like this story? .<a href="https://www.instamojo.com/netindian/support-netindian/">Make a donation</a>. and help us to serve you better.