<p>Kochi, August 22, 2018</p>.<div>The Cochin International Airport, shut on August 15 due to floods, will reopen on August 29, it was announced on Wednesday.</div>.<div>The airport had said on Tuesday that it would resume operations on August 26.</div>.<div>The airport was closed on August 15 after it was flooded when various dams in Idukki district opened their sluice gates in the wake of torrential rains.</div>.<div>Officials said the opening had been put off by three days as 90 per cent of the staff had been affected by Kerala's worst flooding in a century and they needed to report to work.</div>.<div>The airport was first closed on August 9, for a few hours, and then on August 15. The Cochin airport is one of three airports in Kerala and also the busiest.</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.