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November 26, 2020 / 11:00 PM IST

Cyclone Nivar News Highlights: Amit Shah speaks to Tamil Nadu, Puducherry CMs; assures them of all possible support

Cyclone Nivar News Highlights: 'Very severe cyclonic storm' has weakened into a 'cyclonic storm' after making landfall along the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast, according to the IMD.

Cyclone Nivar News Highlights: Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar has weakened into a cyclonic storm after making landfall along the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast in the early hours of November 26, IMD said. Heavy rains pounded Tamil Nadu and Puducherry leading to inundation of several low-lying areas and the uprooting of trees. According to initial estimates, over 1,000 trees were uprooted in Tamil Nadu
and Puducherry. Atulya Mishra, Additional Chief Secretary, Tamil Nadu, has said that so far, three people have died and three have sustained injuries due to cyclone Nivar. Revenue, civic and police authorities are on their toes coordinating and removing uprooted trees using heavy-duty motor equipment and backhoe loaders. NDRF teams remain on standby for deployment. Stay tuned to this LIVE Blog for all the latest updates on cyclone Nivar:
  • November 26, 2020 / 11:00 PM IST

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  • November 26, 2020 / 10:40 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Electricity Board incurrs loss of Rs 1.5 crores due to Cyclone Nivar, says P Thangamani

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  • November 26, 2020 / 08:01 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Workmen Special services in Chennai that were suspended due to cyclone to resume its service from November 26, reported news agency ANI.

  • November 26, 2020 / 07:30 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | After cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu likely to receive heavy rains again next week: IMD

    Slammed by the severe cyclonic storm Nivar early November 26, Tamil Nadu is likely to receive another spell of very heavy rainfall as a fresh low pressure area is expected to form in the Bay of Bengal from November 29 onwards, the IMD said.

    India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said the low pressure area likely to form on November 29 may bring very heavy rains over Tamil Nadu.

  • November 26, 2020 / 06:38 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Precautionary measures taken by the State govt has averted big damages in Tamil Nadu due to cyclone Nivar, says TN CM EPS after inspecting rain-affected areas in Cuddalore district, reports The New Indian Express.

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  • November 26, 2020 / 06:19 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | ​Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy vistis Uppalam area to assess damage

  • November 26, 2020 / 05:41 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Cyclone Nivar brings torrential rains to Andhra Pradesh, one dead

    Normal life was thrown out of gear as heavy to extremely heavy rainfall ranging from 6 cm to 30 cm battered at least half of Andhra Pradesh under the influence of cyclone Nivar, leaving one dead. Another farmer was feared washed away while NDRF personnel rescued two others from a reservoir in Chittoor district. According to the State Disaster Management Authority, SPS Nellore, Chittoor, Kadapa, Krishna, Prakasam and East Godavari districts received heavy to extremely heavy rainfall at more than 177 places.

  • November 26, 2020 / 05:05 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami visits a relief camp in Devanampattinam of Cuddalore district

  • November 26, 2020 / 04:31 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | DMK President M K Stalin visits Velachery area in Chennai

    DMK President M K Stalin on November 26 visited Velachery area in Chennai and reviewed the situation in water-logged & residential areas, affected by Cyclone Nivar. Stalin also distributed food and clothes to the locals, reports news agency ANI.

  • November 26, 2020 / 04:26 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Union Home Minister Amit Shah speaks to chief ministers of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

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  • November 26, 2020 / 04:02 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE updates | Visuals of relief work across Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

  • November 26, 2020 / 03:18 PM IST

    Cyclone Nivar LIVE Updates | IMD: Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places likely over north Tamil Nadu, remaining districts of Andhra Pradesh and southeast Telangana today. Fishermen are advised not to venture into SE & adj WC Bay of Bengal along & off TN-Puducherry and south AP coast till tonight

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