Monday, 12 December 2016

Chennai: Varda cyclone 4 killed 16,000 people were evacuated to a safe location

Chennai: 

Picking storms from the Bay of Bengal, "Varda" north of Chennai on Monday, hit by the beach. Storms caused by strong winds in coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are ongoing. Heavy rains and several trees were uprooted.

In Tamil Nadu, four persons have died due to the storm. Varda in Andhra Pradesh due to Army, Navy and Air Force are on high alert. Nearly 16,000 people have been evacuated.


According to information received, this storm would pass in the next 3 to 4 hours. Chennai airport by 6 pm, the operations are closed. Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh are deployed 19 teams of NDRF. High winds reach a speed of 130 140 km are in operation.

Naval operations "help" with the formulation. Navy deployed two warships and warship medical teams, relief supplies such as clothing, blankets and medicines are prepared. There are 22 teams of divers. 7 army troops are deployed.

Many parts of the storm's power was turned off, so as to avoid untoward. People have been evacuated from coastal areas. The next 2 hours due to heavy rain has been appealed to the people to stay at home.

India Meteorological Department before it was projected that it would reduce its intensity, but later said it would not weaken despite hitting the coast.

Heavy rain in some areas since morning

Chennai, Tiruvallur and Kanchipuram districts in the morning, heavy rain and strong winds, these areas are underway. Many parts of these areas have been closed as a precautionary measure power supply. Army, Navy and Air Force with the armed forces have also been asked to be prepared so they can be deployed anytime if needed.

Varda was named Pakistan

Varda was named storms Ckrvrtiy Pakistan. Currently affected by the cyclone in the Bay of Bengal. Varda means that red roses.

Appealed to people to exercise caution

Six teams of National Disaster Response Force in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh has seven. Varda also to deal with the Air Force has been on high alert. Has appealed to people not to stand under trees during the storm, nor keep their cars around them.

Tamil Nadu Government has announced a public holiday in the affected areas
Not in the next 48 hours from the ocean fishermen have been asked to go. Varda affected due to Tamil Nadu government has announced public holiday today in terrain. Under the school-college, and the office will be closed.

Also high alert in Andhra Pradesh
In the wake of the SPS Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh has been put on high alert. Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has Nellore district administration, 255 people in low-lying areas to move to safer places of instruction is given. Meanwhile, the district is raining today morning. Varda Nellore and Chittoor districts due to the impact of heavy rain is likely. Sulurapeta Nellore district board this morning 30 people were sent to the relief camp. South Central Railway has given sulurapeta cyclone and some ride trains running between Chennai has been canceled. Vijayawada-Chennai-Vijayawada pinakini Express and other express trains in the route has been changed.





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