Government agencies gearing up for heavy rains on Sunday
On account of Red alert given to Tamilnadu on 7th of October, Sunday, all the government agencies are gearing to up face any eventualities that may take place due to heavy rain which was forecasted. As if as a prelude, there is continuous rain fall across the state for last 2 days and people’s daily routine got affected severely.
Totally 25 IAS officers, 15 for Chennai and 10 for Kancheepuram district has been allotted to oversee the operations and 2 help line numbers 1077 and 193 also has been announced. Already, a team of NDRF has gone to Mettupalayam. It is forecasted that the areas near western ghat and South Tamilnadu will received heavy rains and north Chennai will not get affected that much on Sunday.