National

Cyclone Gaja makes landfall; heavy rains pound TN coast, see video

Cyclone Gaja makes landfall; heavy rains pound TN coast, trees and houses uprooted

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).

Cyclone Gaja makes landfall

With the Tamil Nadu government already declaring that 30,500 rescue personnel were on standby, the district collectors of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Pudukottai, Nagapattinam, Cuddalore and Ramanathapuram have declared holiday for schools and colleges on Thursday.

Educational institutions in Puducherry and Karaikal regions are closed today and tomorrow in view of the cyclone.

Source: Hindustan Times

 

Show More

Aditya Singh

Welcome to my personal blog, Aditya Singh is a passionate blogger & a blog scientist. I loves researching about things that helps a blog grow. He is a famous name in Indian bloggers community. My Passion is to write articles on National issues

Related Articles

Close