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Rains play havoc with TN, AP

| Updated on January 22, 2018 Published on November 24, 2015

The November rains have left a trail of damage and destruction in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. Chennai has received the second heaviest monthly rainfall recorded in over 100 years in just the first 20 days of November, according to the TN government. As many as 169 lives have been lost during this monsoon beginning October 10. There was widespread damage to property including dwelling units and crops. Infrastructure, including roads and bridges, storm water drainage systems, water supply and sewerage systems and electricity supply systems have been battered in many areas.

Published on November 24, 2015