The North east monsoon has been lively over Tamil Nadu for the final fortnight and has been bringing in copious rains, with the federal government informing that the State has acquired 41% extra rainfall throughout this era.
A forecast has additionally been made for a low stress within the Bay of Bengal on November 9.
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Here are the newest updates:
NDRF groups deployed
Four groups of NDRF shall be deployed to help in rescue operations in case of emergency. One every in Chengalpet and Thiruvallur and two at Madurai. – Tamil Nadu State Disaster Management Authority
DGP workplace climate station acquired most rainfall
DGP workplace climate station acquired the utmost rainfall of 23 cm, adopted by Nungambakkam and Ambattur with 21 cm. Ayanavaram acquired 18 cm and MGR Nagar 17 cm of rainfall, Met division has stated.
Tamil Nadu CM inspects flooded areas
Chief Minister M. Okay. Stalin inspected flood affected areas in varied elements of Chennai on November 7, 2021. Food and reduction supplies got to Kolathur MGR Nagar residents.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.Okay. Stalin inspected flooded areas in Chennai. Mr. Stalin inspected flooded areas at Valluvar Nagar, Villivakkam in Chennai, He visited many areas and took inventory of the state of affairs round Chennai. Later, he distributed meals packets and reduction supplies to residents in Kolathur MGR Nagar.
Stalin to examine flood affected areas
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.Okay. Stalin is ready to examine flood affected areas in Egmore, Dowton, Okay.N Garden, Padalam, Otteri left bridge, Padi bridge, Sathya Nagar shelter, Baba Nagar, GKM colony, Jawahar Nagar, Paper Mill Road
Fast filling Poondi Reservoir’s shutters opened, Chembarambakkam lake floodgates to be opened shortly
The State authorities as a part of precautionary measures, following heavy rains, has proposed to open the flood gates of Chembarambakkam lake situated in Kancheepuram district and one of many water supply for the town at 1.30 p.m. on Sunday.
The floodgates of the Poondi Reservoir was opened at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday.
The growth comes within the wake of the reservoir receiving large quantity of water from the Krishnaraja Sagar dam resulting in the reservoir reaching its hazard degree of 34.20 ft.
Chennai Metro Rail companies proceed as per schedule
Chennai Metro Rail companies proceed with none disruptions. Trains can be found each 10 minutes.
Chennai Corporation opens reduction centres
Chennai Corporation has opened 169 reduction centres for flooded areas. Corporation helpline registered 64 complaints pertaining to inundation in residential areas.
For flood associated grievances you possibly can contact Greater Chennai Corporation at 04425619206, 04425619207 and 04425619208. You also can get in contact via Whatsapp at +91 944547205
Heaviest 24-hour rainfall since 2015 floods in Chennai
The rains that lashed the town relentlessly since Saturday night time are prone to proceed as thunderstorms are on the predictions for Sunday as nicely.
Nungambakkam has acquired the utmost rainfall of 21.5 cm and Chennai airport 11.3 cm on the finish of a 24-hour interval at 8.30 a.m. on Sunday. Since the 2015 floods, this was the very best quantity of rainfall that the town has acquired in a 24-hour interval, consultants stated.
As results of heavy rains, Tiruvallur Collectorate had introduced that 3,000 cubic ft per second was to be opened from Poondi reservoir at 9 a.m.; additionally 1,000 cubic ft per second of water shall be launched from Puzhal Lake at 11 a.m., and 500 cubic ft per second from Chembarambakkam Lake at 1.30 p.m. respectively. Warning has been issued for these residing in low mendacity areas to vacate their properties.
Flood alert issued in Chennai
Flood alert has been issued in Chennai as water degree went up in Chembarambakkam Lake. 500 cusecs of water is ready to be launched at 1:30pm on Sunday, November 7. Authorities have been instructed to alert residents in Kundrathur, Thirumudivakkam, and Thiruneermalai.
The Hindu Net Desk , 2021-11-07 12:51:27