Late & little

The Union government has approved the release of Rs 1,146 crore to Tamilnadu for the people affected by Cyclone Gaja, which had claimed 46 lives and left a trail of destruction in over 10 districts in the State. The approval for financial assistance was given at a high level committee chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Continue Reading

Psychiatric counselling given to victims of Cyclone Gaja

If it is monsoon, water and vector-borne diseases are the most expected outbreaks. However, with Cyclone Gaja devastating the delta districts, the officials state that there has not been many dengue and swine flu cases in the affected districts. Continue Reading

Gaja effect: Will NEET application deadline be extended?

With just four days left for the deadline to apply for NEET (UG) – 2019, students in the delta districts are in trouble as they do not have access to Internet to apply for the competitive examination. Continue Reading

Post-Gaja, S Railway quickly clears tracks to restore services

There were incidents of trees falling on tracks due to which there was an overhead equipment problem in Madurai division and it was rectified at the earliest and train services were restored, said Southern Railway general manager R K Kulshrestha on Friday. Continue Reading

Gaja unites them

Call it a pleasant surprise that Leader of the Opposition and DMK president M K Stalin, Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan besides filmmakers like Bharathiraja, known for being vocal against the AIADMK government, chose to praise the disaster management and their works during the passage of Gaja. Continue Reading