On the other hand, the price of shallots has been on a constant climb since September. The vegetable cost Rs 80-Rs 110 per kg on Monday, which is Rs 10 more than the rate last week.
Isolated heavy rainfall and thunderstorm/lightning is likely to continue over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal during November 4-6, according to the Regional Meteorological Centre.
With pumping work ongoing in other parts of the city, residents attributed the delay to the time taken to pump out water from around commercial spaces.
Man electrocuted, woman dies in wall collapse; Corpn prep pays off in some places
Max temperature in city was 3.6 degrees below normal on Monday
Civil defence teams are deployed at Bakkhali Sea Beach in South 24 Parganas. Tourists are not allowed to visit the beach and the shops have also been closed.
The ramp of our underground tunnel goes from here to Majestic.
Records 174 cm rainfall as on October 18, the highest in a decade, say Met officials
The BBMP, Bescom, BWSSB and the police department have particularly been at the receiving end for their failure in addressing the issue.
The cyclonic circulation over extreme east-central BOB will move over the central parts on October 17.
The commissioner of the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) will issue a circular to release additional relief apart from NDRF guidelines for rain damages.
A culvert at Baliguda block in Kandhamal district was washed away while roads remained waterlogged posing problems for commuters in rural areas.
According to an IMD report, in the 24 hours ending 8:30 am on Thursday, heavy to very heavy rainfall occurred at one or two places in Guntur.
The State had recorded 17cm rainfall last month, which is 93% above normal.
They attributed the damage to water breaching from a stream in the village, Nariyodai, into nearby fields. The stream is fed by a lake in Agaram Seegur.
Paddy, banana, brinjal and ixora cultivation over 114 hectares have been identified as worst affected by inundation from a Cauvery in spate early last month, official sources said.
In the video, which went viral on social media on Tuesday, three employees with the bus station are seen enacting a traditional snake boat race.
City witnesses power outage, traffic blocks .Metro turns lifeline
While developing highways, one must have the common sense to build them at an elevation.
The historical Agastya temple’s wall collapsed partially in heavy downpour.