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Cyclone Ockhi: Central team of disaster management experts to visit Kanyakumari on Thursday to assess damages

Central team visit parts of Chennai,Kanyakumari to assess

A Central team today visited parts of Chennai and Kanyakumari districts to assess the damage caused by torrential rains and cyclone Ockhi.While one group visited parts of Chennai and its neighbourhood, the otherheld discussions with fisherfolk in Kanyakumari, ... Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Kanyakumari fishermen up in arms over port's location

The Centre has zeroed in on Kovalam village in Kanyakumari district for a new port, but fishermen's protests could derail this plan.A Ganesh Nadar reports. There seems to be no end to India's woes in locating a deep water port in Kanyakumari, the southern-most point of the country, to challenge Colombo's status as the premier harbour located on one of the major shipping routes of the world. In 2015 the central government zeroed in on Colachel, in Kanyakumari district, which has been a port ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Kanyakumari fishermen families protest on rail track  Prokerala2 months ago
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DMK urges Centre to declare Kanyakumari as disaster hit dist

DMK today urged the Centre to declare Kanniyakumari as a national disaster hit district and requested it to sanction funds for taking up rehabilitation and relief works in the cyclone Ockhi affected areas there."Even after 40 days of cyclone Ockhi crossing ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Cyclone Ockhi creates havoc in TN, Kerala  Business Standard2 months ago Cyclonic Storm ‘OCKHI’ over south Kerala coast and neighbourhood & Cyclone Warning for South Kerala, adjoining districts of south Tamil Nadu and Lakshadweep Islands- ORANGE message (Position as at 1700 hrs )  PIB2 months ago After wreaking havoc in Kerala, TN, Ockhi puts Maha, Guj on alert  DNA2 months ago

Cyclone: TN CM holds meet on relief to be sought from Centre

Two days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Cyclone Ochki-hit Kanyakumari district, the Tamil Nadu government today held a review meeting over the central assistance to be sought for the relief works in the region.Chief Minister K Palaniswami, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Modi visits cyclone-hit TN, Kerala, Lakshadweep  Sify2 months ago Over 1,200 hit by cyclone in 2 districts lodged in relief camps  Asia Net India2 months ago PM to make whirlwind tour of Ockhi affected areas tomorrow  Business Standard2 months ago

Policeman suspended for hitting moving biker with stick

A police officer in Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district has been suspended for hitting a moving biker on the head with a stick and injuring him.
 MSN India2 months ago
Business Standard

Cyclone Ockhi takes 10 lives in Tamil Nadu, Kerala; MeT expects heavy rains

Thousands of people have been evacuated from the low-lying areas of Tamil Nadu's Kanyakumari district, which is one of the major tourist destinations in the state T E Narasimhan | Chennai Last Updated at December 1, 2017 10:52 IST File photo Cyclone Ockhi has ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Cyclone Ockhi: At least four dead in Tamil Nadu, schools shut  Zee News2 months ago Heavy rains claim 4 lives; high alert in Kerala  Mathrubhumi2 months ago Heavy rains: Half-day holiday for schools in Thiruvananthapuram district  Mathrubhumi2 months ago

CM announces solatium to kin of fisherman

The Tamil Nadu government today announced a solatium of Rs 20 lakh to the family of a fisherman from Kanyakumari district killed in Kerala during cyclone Ockhi last month.Antony Raj was fishing off Kollam in Kerala on November 30 when his boat capsized in the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Taking precautionary steps for cyclone Ockhi: TN CM  Prokerala2 months ago Cyclone Ockhi: TN CM announces Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia for deceased's kin  catchnews.com2 months ago

750 still missing post Ockhi: Tamil Nadu fishers

Ten days after cyclone Ockhi causing havoc in Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu government still remain clueless over the number of fishermen dead and missing in the state, say Kanyakumari fishermen. Even as the local fishermen claim that over 750 fishermen ...
 DNA2 months ago Cyclone Ockhi: Families of 1,000 missing Kanyakumari fishermen demand intensified searches  Prokerala2 months ago 50 days after Ockhi, families wait for a miracle  Rediff.com1 month ago

Cyclone Ockhi intensifies, batters Lakshadweep, over 500 fishermen rescued

IMAGE: People receive essential commodities at a relief camp following the impact of cyclone Ockhi in the Kanyakumari district on Saturday. All photographs: PTI Photo It is not the first time Kerala fishermen have faced a turbulent sea, but the sheer ferocity of Cyclone Ockhi has shaken them badly. Trapped in violent waters, with no food or water, desperate eyes searching for help in the middle of a turbulent sea -- sum up the helplessness of the fishermen. Though many fishermen were brought ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Cyclone Ockhi: 165 families relocated in Kerala  Rediff.com2 months ago Ockhi intensifies into severe cyclone; to hit Lakshadweep  Deccan Herald2 months ago Ochki intensifies into 'severe cyclonic storm', 30 missing  Rediff.com2 months ago

Cyclone Ockhi: Women members of fisher folk demand search in deep seas

Women members of the fisher folk community on Monday held a protest in Kanyakumari district demanding that authorities intensify rescue operations to trace fishermen caught in the deep sea in the wake of Cyclone Ockhi.Hundreds of women held protest on the ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
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