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Tamil Nadu: AIADMK contributes Rs 1 crore towards cyclone relief

AIADMK Coordinator and Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam handed over a cheque for Rs 1 crore to Chief Minister K Palaniswami, an official release said.

Cyclonic storm to bring heavy rainfall to TN-Andhra coast on November 15
Cyclone Gaja hit the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranyam on November 16. (File)

The ruling AIADMK Tuesday contributed a sum of Rs one crore towards relief and rehabilitation efforts in the wake of cyclone Gaja.

AIADMK Coordinator and Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam handed over a cheque for Rs 1 crore to Chief Minister K Palaniswami, an official release said. Palaniswami is AIADMK Joint Coordinator.

Cyclone Gaja hit the Tamil Nadu coast between Nagapattinam and Vedaranyam on November 16, and left behind a trail of destruction, besides claiming 63 lives.