Puducherry rain

Central team assesses damages caused to coastline, crops after heavy rains in Puducherry

The central team visited the Pillaichavady coastal area, where it was shown the damages caused by sea erosion. Around 300 metres of coastline was washed away along with a road and coconut trees.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Bridge across Sankarabarani on Puducherry-Villupuram National Highway closed as river overflows

There are two other bridges across the Sankarabarani, but the river water is not overflowing on them as these are at a higher level, PWD CE Sathiyamurthy told The New Indian Express

published on : 19th November 2021

One drowned as Malattar river in spate, 89 houses damaged in heavy rains in Puducherry

Puducherry region experienced 13.8 cm of rainfall from 8.30 am to 1 pm on Thursday, according to the Revenue Department, while in the last 24 hours ending at 8.30 am it received 36.2 mm of rainfall

published on : 18th November 2021

Heavy rains lash Puducherry, holiday announced for schools and colleges

Heavy rains lashed Puducherry and its suburbs inundating low-lying areas,  flooding drains and canals and resulting in water logging on roads.

published on : 18th November 2021

NDRF team arrives in Puducherry as heavy rains continue to batter Union territory 

Since the onset of the Northeast Monsoon from October 25, Puducherry region has received a total rainfall of 55.66 cm. All the lakes and tanks in Puducherry have almost reached their full capacity.

published on : 10th November 2021

Narayanasamy demands flood relief of Rs 5,000 to each family in Puducherry

With the weatherman anticipating cyclonic weather in the next few days, the intensity of hardship would accentuate and the government should therefore distribute flood relief, the former CM demanded.

published on : 8th November 2021

Severe flooding of roads, damages to crops after rains lash Puducherry for two days

Chief Minister N Rangasamy made a field visit of urban and rural areas and assessed the situation

published on : 8th November 2021

Puducherry declares holiday for schools, colleges as incessant rains hit normal life

Control rooms were operating at the PWD office, Police and Health Departments to attend to any rain-related issues.

published on : 8th November 2021