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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Train derails due to landslide at Araku” in Telugu. Retrieved 5 November Joint Typhoon Warning Center. TomorrowMakers Let’s get smarter about money. Never miss a great news story! The Chennai Port sounded a ‘Danger 7’ alarm and had sent off ships to outer sea to minimize damage when the storm made landfall. Cyclonic Storm Nilam, at landfall on October 31,near peak intensity.

TV9 reported that over 12, poor had remained hungry over the past three days and no government official had visited the storm affected villages despite the prolonged shortage of food and lack of electricity.

In a review conducted by the Government of Andhra Pradeshthe next day, it was depicted that nearly 67, people of 21, families have been shifted to 86 relief camps across the state.


Cyclone Nilam Kills 12, Displaces Thousands

Fishers along north Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh coasts have been advised not to venture into the sea. Rains continue to lash Andhra Pradesh.

Living Media India Limited. With cyclone ‘ Nilam ‘ intensifying into a severe storm, Madras Atomic Power Station at coastal Kalpakkam today said the situation was being “closely watched” and asserted the plant is designed to withstand a wind velocity of kmph. November 2, Subscribe to Weekly Newsletter:. NIFTY 50 10, 2.

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Tropical Cyclone Nilam: Maldives, Sri Lanka, India

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Mahabalipuram faced power outages and 90 trees were uprooted and two huts were damaged. To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. Retrieved November 1, A few hours later, a second body was found at the estuary of Adyar River.

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

Wet, windy spell takes a toll on Bangalore’s tree cover”.

Cyclone Nilam: Heavy rain lashes coastal Andhra – India News

Cyclone shelters along the coast are being readied. Dozens of villages in the three districts were inundated, paralyzing the road transport. Rains and strong gales hit Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and other neighbouring districts of Tamil Nadu under the influence of cyclonic storm ‘Nilam’.


Nilaam of three missing sailors found, two still to be traced”. Several poor in coastal villagers who depended only on fishing had lost access to food and clean drinking water as fishing was prohibited for over three days.

Retrieved from ” https: Bodies of all missing sailors found”. The incident took place when electric wires fell on a canteen at a railway station due to heavy winds Wednesday night.

World Health Organization, Tropical Cyclone Nilam: Maldives, Sri Lanka, India

Chennai is witnessing rains and there are forecasts of more heavy rains. Archived from the original PDF on November 2, The flood in Kilinochchi had receded and the situation was normalized. Fill in your details: Retrieved 31 October Nilam intensifies into severe cyclonic storm 31 Oct, In Nellore and Prakasam there are chances of heavy rains.