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When getting around the city is as hard as it is — what with flooded roads, caved in embankments and swaying bridges that are battling the currents — we decided to crowd-source what people are saying about #chennairains. here’s what we found...

Published: 04th December 2015 04:21 AM  |   Last Updated: 04th December 2015 06:21 AM   |  A+A-

Avik Patrick Baidya

Siruseri

Absolutely rubbish didn’t expect such attitude from a company like TCS. Absolutely no regard for employees safety and health. even after several warnings from the meteorological dept, no preparations were made for employees working in critical processes. Really sad that we were asked to vacate the building premises with no where to go in neck deep water. This is scary

Amrita Samant

Teynampet

Sad to see our city like this. Hope many more step out to volunteer tomorrow. All these support groups working independently need more volunteers. So if ur area is dry and safe and if you can step out to lend a hand please do

Pradeep Rajadas

Saidapet

Safe. #godspeed

Evelyn Jonathan

annanagar

Yes! It’s official! We’re now living on the river banks! Hoping and praying God would be merciful and close heaven’s doors for now! If Anna Nagar is this bad, I can only imagine how the rest of the city must be! We can fight this Chennai! Hoping to see everyone on the sunny side soon! #ChennaiRains

IAF

Pallavaram

This is the Pallavaram flyover picture released by IAF. If does not shock us nothing will. #chennairains

Sathish Kumar

Saidapet

After two days I saw my family.. guys everyone fine don’t worry. Today full day we ARE working to rescue people in OMR & Saidapet. Thanks to Yuvaraj & Velu for vehicle, we did our best

Sriram Rajendren

Madhuravoyal

Thanks to all the ppl who helped me distribute the food. Over a 1000 boxes of food cooked and delivered to the less fortunate over the last 2 days. A special thanks to Shariq Joshy, Kavya Anna,Richardson Wilson, Sam Paul

Asmin Mantri Bhar

Mambakkam

One of my friends got news some people in Mudichur east Tambaram got stuck in floods are hungry for past 2 days we made some Chapathi and vegetable and sent to them now/ if any one in similar Situation near Vandalur or Kellambakkam let us know we will try our best to send food. People pls share we might be able to

help someone. I dont even know what 2 days hunger feels like

Shravan Krishnan

Tiruvanmiyur

Just rescued a Cobra and a checkered keelback (water snake) from Palavakkam. These snakes were inside the bedroom. If you have a problem dealing with dangerous reptiles, please give us a call. We will try our best and reach you asap

Baskar Krishnan

Teynampet ·

So this massive boat swung by my residence today

Karthik reddy

Koyambedu

Getting my truck outside today to the rescue !! Call my driver 097-10-288475 elumalai if you can’t reach my number for help !! Thank you !! Valsarvakkam , Ashok nagar , kknagar area first and then evening kotturpuram and adyar side !! Send me if anyone has to be rescued this side !! Thank you

Rohith Krishnan

Koyambedu

Managed to get past the  smaller side roads and reached the highway to attempt to get to Ambattur side and was shocked to find that the entire  National Highway had been overrun by a ton of water A1_Indian @RahejaVinod

#chennairains #ChennaiFloods Infosys mahindra city food court @chennaiweather Doesn’t get better than this

Muskaan :

@KameeniChhori

Oh, the irony. State WATER resources MANAGMENT it seems. #chennairains #ChennaiFloods 

MC786

@chai_ravipati

Sholinganallur Near @VettriTheatres Chrompet

#Chennairains

@ChennaiRains submerged the whole place

Aishwarya Manivannan

We have been out the whole day rescuing stranded people and distributing food in very badly flooded areas. It has been overwhelming to see all the difficulties yet undying spirit of the city and hundreds of volunteers for civilian support. Most areas have neck deep water and I have just moved my family and dog out due to flooding in my area. I’m at a loss for words for the trust and confidence you have placed on me. Thanks to all

Now trendi.jpgBlue Cross of India

The oldest industrial estate in the country at Guindy is under 5 to 8 feet of water due to flooding of the Adyar river. Police have cordoned off the area since Wednesday. Evacuation of people by boats is in progress. After some persuasion, the Govt Small Industries Development Corporation (SIDCO) building in the estate have allowed about 20 dogs to go to the terrace. We are trying to get some food across but the building is surrounded by about five feet of water and the police are not permitting us to enter. Three vets are driving down from Bangalore now

Raghul Trekker Besant Nagar

We have delivered some 20000 food packets (bread & jam, lemon, tomato rice, pongal, etc). We have got a huge truck for the next few days

Praveen Elan

Finally, after all this trouble many people have been rescued and brought out to safe zones. Thank god for this. Few people are still there on their own will and proper food is being supplied through helicopters n they are safe and secure too. Water has been drained to hip level. Power of social media has been proved thanks a lot ppl! Let’s keep doin this good work. Nothing to worry. Stay calm. Thanks!! #Chennairains #humanityprevails #comebackchennai #Ramapuramchennaisaved

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