The south-eastern coast of India has been hit by cyclone Nilam, with wind speeds reaching km/h (60mph). The south-east of India is hit by Cyclone Nilam, with wind speeds reaching km/h (60 mph) and at least people being evacuated. Cyclone Nilam, which hit India’s southeastern coast late Wednesday, forced thousands to flee their homes in the state of Tamil Nadu, and.

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To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. Here is a detailed break up on the death toll as per information provided by state officials, Thursday. Heavy rain lashes coastal Andhra”. India News 1 November Overall, 4, people were reportedly displaced due to the flooding and 56 people have left their homes in fear nikam landslides. In Jaffna district, divisional secretariats provided relief items and necessary amenities to the affected.

Bodies of all five sailors recovered Bodies of all five sailors, who went missing after an oil tanker ran aground off the city beach hours before cyclone ‘Nilam’ made landfall on November 1, have been recovered. Four others remained missing even after a second day of search and rescue efforts which included four ships, two helicopters and two Dornier aircraft.

Retrieved 6 November You can further help us by making a donation. Archived from the original on October 29, However, no damage has been reported so far. Severe nulam had blocked transportation between Ongole and the villages, stranding the villagers. The death toll in the state went up to seven. Strong winds with a speed of 45 to 50 km per hour were blowing across the coastal districts, officials said.


The sea conditions are rough with water gushing out up to metres in some coastal villages. One crew member was reported to be killed, with 5 others missing. Choose your reason below and click on the Report button. CSR Compendium Touching lives of many. Archived from the original on October 28, Sri Lanka’s Disaster Management Center said that about 1, houses were damaged by the storm.

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Retrieved 31 October Bodies of all missing sailors found”. Find this comment offensive? Several trees in the city were uprooted, and some areas plunged into darkness after electric wires were damaged by the storm.

Jayaraman, a senior disaster niam official, said that at least 16 people were killed in rainfall-related events.

The death toll in rain-related incidents in Andhra Pradesh rose to 17 today as heavy rains continued to lash several regions under the influence of cyclone ‘Nilam’. Crops in 70, hect damaged in Srikakulam”. Visakhapatnam Cyclone Warning Centre has forecast more rain over the next 24 hours. Chennai is witnessing rains and there are forecasts of more heavy rains. You won’t be able to use WhatsApp on these devices in Kalpakkam nuclear plant said the situation was being closely watched and asserted the plant is designed to withstand a wind velocity of kmph.

Floodwater totally inundated 51, jilam of directly sown farmland and 13, hectares of transplanted farmland; and partially submerged 4, hectares of directly sown area and 12, hectares of transplanted area. Meals and relief items were provided to the flood victims of Colombo and Gampaha districts. Bodies of three missing sailors found, two still to be traced”. Also, heavy rains in Visakhapatnam district lead to a train derailment in Araku Valley, a famous tourist destination near Visakhapatnam.


Now share the story Too bad. Bodies of two missing sailors found, three still to be traced”. Rains and strong gales hit Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and other neighbouring districts of Tamil Nadu under the influence of cyclonic storm ‘Nilam’.

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Cyclone Nilam reaches near Tamil Nadu coast, Kalpakkam Nuke plant goes on alert

A few hours later, a second body was found at the estuary of Adyar River. Heavy rain continued to lash parts of Andhra Pradesh Thursday under the impact of Cyclone Nilam which made a landfall near Chennai on Wednesday night.

The Tamil Nadu death toll rose to 11, as a result. Living Media India Limited.

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Crops on 70, hectares were damaged in Srikakulam district alone in the wake of cyclone ‘Nilam’. This page was last edited on 9 Decemberat While further damage from the storm is unlikely, estimates Mr. Wet, windy spell takes a toll on Bangalore’s tree cover”. Will be displayed Will not be displayed Will be displayed. Cyclone shelters along the coast are being readied. This will mean a lot for our ability to bring you news, perspectives and analysis from the ground so that we can make change together.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Train derails due to landslide at Araku” in Telugu.