Chennai shows it cares for Gaja victims

“When Chennai suffered due to floods in 2015 and Vardah cyclone in 2016, people in other parts of the State rushed to the capital’s rescue. But when those in the delta districts are devastated by Gaja, the city has not helped them much.” Continue Reading

HC notice to Centre, TN govt on Gaja devastation and relief

The Madras High Court has ordered notice to the Centre and Tamilnadu government to reply to a public interest litigation (PIL) that sought a detailed survey of the devastation caused by severe cyclonic storm Gaja and rightful compensation. Continue Reading

Kamal goes in person to cyclone-hit areas to distribute relief

“The alertness shown by the government before the cyclone was lacking in carrying out relief work which reflects in the form of anger from the victims,” he said, speaking to mediapersons at Tiruchi. Continue Reading

Gaja effect: Schools, colleges declare holiday, exams postponed

While schools in Kodaikanal, the educational districts of Thanjavur, Pattukottai and Orathanadu, and Tiruvarur have declared a holiday today, schools and colleges will be shut today in Pudukottai district, according to reports. Continue Reading

Gaja: 2 NDRF teams on standby in Pondy; CM chairs review meet

Puducherry government Tuesday put its machinery on full alert to meet the impact of cyclone ‘Gaja’ which is expected to cross the neighbouring Tamilnadu coast between Cuddalore and Pamban. Continue Reading