Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visits Gaja-hit areas in Pudukottai

Chennai: Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who is in Tamilnadu currently, today visited Neduvasal in Pudukottai district that has been devastated by Cyclone Gaja.

The Minister met people in the localities and enquired about their loss due to the cyclone.

The severe cyclonic storm ripped through the district 15 November and caused devastation. After the visit by the Central team, it is Nirmala who is now touring the district to know first-hand the sufferings of the people.

Nirmala assured that she would speak to the Petroleum Ministry and ensure that there was no kerosene shortage for the cyclone-hit people.

NT Bureau