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Cyclone Gaja

Posted by
Sam (Chennai, India) on 16 November 2018 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Super cyclonic storm Gaja crossed Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranniyam near latitude 10.5, longitude 79.8 with wind speed of 100-110kmph gusting to 120kmph during 0030 to 0230 IST of 16th Nov ...
Heavy rains accompanied by strong wind claimed the lives of eleven persons in Thanjavur and Tiruvarur districts on Friday ...
Government of Tamil Nadu, Government of India and National Disaster Management Authority have taken all necessary steps and precautionary measures during this Gaja Cyclonic Storm. According toTamil Nadu State Disaster Management Authority, as many as 76,290 people were evacuated from low lying areas and sheltered at over 300 relief centres in six districts.
All the regional TV channels were busy with live coverage of this event ...
Image captured from TV channel News18 last night ...

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pravin from satara, India

Take Care Sam

16 Nov 2018 7:47am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

les pauvres qui souffrent de ces catastrophes

16 Nov 2018 9:11am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

La météo n'est pas bonne pour tout le monde...

16 Nov 2018 9:56am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Oeps....hopefully you have not experienced any damage ?

16 Nov 2018 10:40am

Devi from Chennai, India

thank God it did not cause much havoc!!!

16 Nov 2018 10:50am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Watched the news today. Bad stuff.

16 Nov 2018 12:29pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Forgot to say, Keep safe.

16 Nov 2018 12:30pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Thank you. We at Chennai are safe. Cyclone passed through the southern districts and severe damages are reported in some places. Relief operations are in full swing and assessment in progress in the affected areas. Much need to be done to restore normal life.

16 Nov 2018 4:57pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A frightening event!

16 Nov 2018 5:10pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Génaile compo avec la crte métérologique et la présentatrice
Belle soirée

16 Nov 2018 6:03pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Excellent reporting of the storm and reaction of iiservices.

16 Nov 2018 6:38pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Stay safe, Sam.

16 Nov 2018 8:17pm

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