Cyclone Michaung : worst rain in 70-80 years...
As the city struggles under the impact of Cyclone Michaung, Greater chennai Police reports that five deaths have occurred for a variety of reasons, including electrocution and falling trees. On Monday, a severe flood-like situation that was brought on by a lot of rain and waterlogging totally interrupted daily life in the city and its environs. minister of water supply and municipal administration KN Nehru claims that the rains in chennai are the worst they have been in 70–80 years. The city's problems were made worse by disruptions in power and internet. Due to strong winds, airport operations in chennai have been suspended until 11:30 p.m. Suburban train and bus services continued to be impacted, leaving commuters stranded.
Indian Railway is prepared to combat Hurricane "Michaung."
The entire fleet of indian Railways has been extensively geared up to guarantee and oversee safe and efficient railway operations in the regions that are anticipated to be impacted by Cyclone 'Michaung'. In order to be ready for cyclone-related disaster management, the indian Railways established an emergency control cell at the divisional/HQ level. Each shift's officers from the operating, commercial, engineering, electrical, signal/telecommunications, security, and other branches monitor around-the-clock and take appropriate action related to train operations.