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Chennai Rains: Photos of cops cleaning drains, distributing food go viral, Tweeple can't thank them enough

Photos of Chennai policemen cleaning clogged drains with bare hands without waiting for civic officials is going viral on social media

Chennai struggling to return to normalcy after raging floods

Chennai floods: The rains have virtually broken a 100-year record with one day's rainfall covering a month's average.


Chennai grapples with flood aftermath

There were serpentine queues outside the few ATMs and petrol stations that were operating. Tamil Nadu government has said that the fuel situation will ease in the next couple of days.

24-year-old student survives Chennai flood, comes home

"From Bengaluru my son took a flight and reached here this afternoon,” said the relieved father.

Maharashtra reaches out to help students stuck in Chennai

The state government has sent two buses from Bengaluru for the stranded students to ensure they reached home safely.

People’s moment

Chennai makes an effort to rise above the flood waters.


US offers assistance for Chennai flood victims

"The US stands ready to assist the people of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, as well as the Government of India as they face the worst flooding in decades," said State Department Deputy Spokesman Mark Toner.

Kerala Assembly offers support to rain-hit Chennai

The state Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala had talked to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and requested all support for the safety of Malayalies stranded there.

Home Ministry Data: Tamil Nadu, West Bengal among worst-hit by natural disasters

West Bengal and Tamil Nadu together account for almost 30 per cent of all deaths and 75 per cent of houses destroyed in the country due to natural calamities.

Chennai floods: Over 200 health camps to check outbreak

The water is contaminated with sewage water at many places raising a major health threat.

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Chennai receives heaviest rainfall in a decade, city plunged in despair

Heavy rains that sank Chennai city in 24 hours was the highest rainfall in the last 10 years.