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Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020

Cyclone gaja

Dec 20, 2018 22:18
Cyclone-hit residents in Tamil Nadu’s Nagapattinam district are alleging that they are unable to draw the relief amount deposited in their bank accounts by the state government with nationalised banks having frozen them for non-payment existing farm... read more
Dec 19, 2018 21:03
More than a month after cyclone Gaja ravaged the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu, the Centre is yet to release funds for relief and restoration works, the state government told the Madurai Bench of Madras high court on Wednesday. read more
Nov 27, 2018 12:32
Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) president Kamal Haasan also highlighted the damages caused by the cyclone, saying crops, trees, houses and boats of fishermen have been completely damaged. read more
Nov 23, 2018 23:21
A total of 55 officers of the Army have taken part in the sailing. With the tumultuous Bay of Bengal behind them and the final two legs involving the calmer Arabian Sea, the team expects it will be a smooth sail. read more
Nov 23, 2018 14:52
Police have recovered an empty bottle of pesticide from near Raj’s body. They sent the body to the Orathanadu Government Hospital for an autopsy. read more
Nov 22, 2018 18:58
The severe cyclone Gaja crossed Tamil Nadu coast on November 16 leaving 63 people and thousands of livestock dead, and damaging properties, standing crops, coconut groves, banana plantations and power distribution infrastructure in several districts. read more
Nov 18, 2018 16:01
CM Edappadi Palaniswami said the state government has submitted a tentative report on the devastation caused by the cyclone and sought immediate release of funds to carry out relief. read more
Nov 17, 2018 18:38
The situation after cyclone Gaja hit Tamil Nadu remains grim, with despair and anger building up over so many deaths, destruction of property and livelihoods being affected. While power supply remains cut off in affected areas, roads remain blocked,... read more
Nov 16, 2018 11:29
The cyclone has caused extensive damage in southern India’s coastal region after more than 80.000 residents were evacuated. People living in low-lying areas had been moved into more than 470 relief centers in six districts, and fishermen were warned... read more
Nov 16, 2018 02:07
As Cyclone Gaja made landfall at around 1.40 am, with its “eye” reaching the coats between Nagapattinam and Vedaranyam, the intensity of the winds decreased for a brief period before rising again. read more
Nov 15, 2018 23:46
The outer bands of the low-pressure system of cyclone Gaja entered land, bringing with it rainfall to the coastal areas of Tamil Nadu, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). read more
Nov 15, 2018 20:07
Tens of thousands of rescue personnel were on standby and many more people were evacuated in south Tamil Nadu coast as authorities braced for the landfall of Cyclone Gaja early Friday. read more
Nov 15, 2018 09:36
Cyclone Gaja centred over Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm and cross Tamil Nadu coast between Pamban and Cuddalore on Thursday night. read more
Nov 15, 2018 07:45
Navy officials said the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) has assumed a high degree of readiness to render necessary humanitarian assistance as the cyclone is poised to cross the coast of the two states read more
Nov 14, 2018 07:44
With eight national disaster response force teams and seven squads from the state counterparts, Tamil Nadu is all geared up to face the onslaught of cyclone ‘Gaja’. read more