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18 December, 2018 12:52 PM Cyclone Phethai: Situation under control, relief camps in place, assures Andhra CM

Amaravati: A day after Cyclone Phethai made its landfall, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said that as many as 17 mandals have been affected in East Godavari district of the state. The electricity supply has, however, been restored in 14 mandals, he said, adding that 187 camps have been set up and 32,000 people have been provided 41

18 December, 2018 11:41 AM Cyclone Phethai has affected 5,602 farmers, paddy fields destroyed: Chandrababu Naidu

Naidu also said that 187 relief camps have been set up so far and 32,000 people have been provided with food.  Amravati: Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday informed that 5,602 farmers in East Godavari district have been affected by Cyclone Phethai which made had made landfall in Katrenikona on Monday. High-speed winds and heavy 34

17 December, 2018 9:54 PM Odisha, Tripura to get Rs 1,292 crore for cyclone, floods relief

The decisions have been taken at a meeting of a high level committee, chaired Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. New Delhi: The Centre on Monday approved the release of additional assistance of Rs 1,292 crore to Odisha and Tripura, which were hit by cyclone and floods respectively. In a statement, the Home Ministry 76

17 December, 2018 2:41 AM Severe cyclonic storm Phethai likely to weaken slightly before landfall on Monday

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at a few places in Andhra including areas of east and west Godavari, Vishakhapatnam, Krishna, Guntur, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts and Yanam district of Puducherry.  The severe cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to weaken slightly before landfall due to unfavourable environmental conditions and cross the coast 23

16 December, 2018 6:37 PM Andhra Pradesh coastal areas brace for cyclonic storm Phethai, alert sounded

The MeT department on Sunday warned that the cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to intensify into a severe category and cross Andhra Pradesh coast on Monday afternoon. The India Meteorological Department also issued an orange message as a warning of the storm. The IMD issued a press release on Sunday afternoon saying that the storm is very likely to intensify 68

13 December, 2018 12:12 PM DMK Giving "False Information" On Cyclone Gaja Relief Items, Says AIADMK

The ruling AIADMK Thursday hit out at arch rival DMK for allegedly indulging in a "false, malicious" propaganda that saree and dhoti in the Gaja cyclone relief kit being distributed to the storm-hit people were torn. The government initiative of providing quality saree, dhoti and 25 other essential items including mattress and blanket in the relief kit has won appreciation 44

1 December, 2018 5:32 PM Cyclone Gaja: Centre Approves Rs 353 Crore As Relief To Tamil Nadu

The Centre has approved the release of Rs 353.70 crore to Tamil Nadu as assistance for the damage caused by Cyclone Gaja last month. At a high-level meeting held Friday, Home Minister Rajnath Singh approved the release of second installment of the central share of State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) amounting to Rs 353.70 crore for the year 2018-19, a Home Ministry 67

1 December, 2018 11:10 AM Feel Like "One Country": Kamal Haasan Praises Aamir Khan On Cyclone Tweet

Superstar Aamir Khan expressed his concerns over the devastation Cyclone Gaja wrought on Tamil Nadu and has urged his fans and followers to contribute generously to alleviate their suffering. "I'm very saddened to hear of the devastation caused by Cyclone Gaja in Tamil Nadu. Let us all come together to help our brothers and sisters there who are suffering 62

28 November, 2018 4:23 AM E Palaniswami To Visit Cyclone Gaja-Hit Areas Amid Demands For More Help

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami will visit Cyclone Gaja-affected parts of the state today amid protests over allegations that many remote areas are yet to get relief supplies. Mr Palaniswami will visit Nagapattinam and Thiruvarur districts. Mr Palaniswami had sought a Rs.15,000 crore-relief from the centre for Tamil Nadu when he met Prime Minister 221

23 November, 2018 12:08 PM PM Must Visit Cyclone Affected Areas, Help Expedite Work: Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan sought more medical aid in the affected areas of cyclone Gaja to prevent outbreak of any possible epidemics. Actor-politician Kamal Haasan on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit the cyclone ravaged districts of Tamil Nadu, saying it would make the government machinery work faster to address people's issues. The ongoing relief 178