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14 killed in Tamil Nadu, depression crosses coast near Chennai

In Chennai, flooding transformed several areas into a virtual large water body

Tamil Nadu | Chennai | Depression

Press Trust of India 

Chennai rains. PTI Photo
Commuters wade through a waterlogged place in Chennai (PTI photo)

Fourteen people were killed in rain-related incidents in as the over the Bay of Bengal crossed coast near on Thursday morning.

According to reports, a red alert for heavy rainfall — issued for eight districts — was withdrawn after the weakened at landfall.

In Chennai, flooding, triggered by intense showers and release of surplus from dams transformed several areas into a virtual, large water body.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Thu, November 11 2021. 23:51 IST