December 3, 2021 12:28:20 pm
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin on Thursday visited the flood-affected areas in the district and distributed welfare aid to affected people.
He visited localities including Bryant Nagar and Ambedkar Nagar and directed the authorities concerned to expedite the water draining work, an official release said.
He later gave away welfare aid to around 3,000 people and also held a review meeting with authorities at the City Corporation office here and directed officials to carry out various work including repairing damaged electric poles and addressing the needs of people lodged in relief camps.
வழக்கத்தைவிட இருமடங்கு கனமழையால் பாதிக்கப்பட்டுள்ள தூத்துக்குடி மாவட்டத்தின் பல்வேறு இடங்களை நடந்தே சென்று பார்வையிட்டேன்; மக்களின் குறைகளை நேரில் கேட்டு உடனே தீர்வுகாண உத்தரவிட்டேன்.
ஓடிவந்து பணியாற்றிட தயாராக உள்ள திமுக அரசு மக்களை நிச்சயம் காக்கும்! அவர்களுக்கு துணைநிற்கும்! pic.twitter.com/OarfXUpS2a
— M.K.Stalin (@mkstalin) December 2, 2021
The release said the district received 398.12 mm rain in November, which was 112 per cent more than the usual.
Various agencies were coordinating the flood relief work and 87 camps were functioning in which nearly 2,200 people were accommodated.
State Ministers K N Nehru, KKSSR Ramachandran, Geetha Jeevan and Anita R Radhakrishnan and Tuticorin Lok Sabha MP Kanimozhi accompanied Stalin during his visit here, it added
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