Rain, Flood Chennai Toss; 14 killed in rain-hit Tamil Nadu

Amid dark clouds and strong winds, intense rainfall and the release of surplus from dams caused flooding, turning many areas here and in the suburbs into a virtual, large water body, as roads clogged with deluge and garbage, while in the rain 14 people were killed. Related events in Tamil Nadu. The pressure, which moved … Read more

Rain, floods lesson for government officials: Madras High Court

The Madras High Court on Tuesday said the ongoing rains and floods in Tamil Nadu is a lesson for government officials. The first bench of Chief Justice Sanjib Banerjee and Justice PD Audikesvalu made the observation while disposing of a writ petition by A T Tamilarasan, praying for a direction to the Ariyalur district administration … Read more