By Nita Bhalla/ AlertNet
Aid workers estimate that tens of thousands of villagers in India’s southeast need emergency aid after a cyclone hammered the coast and several interior villages last week, causing widespread damage. (More from AlertNet)
By G Padmanabhan and Nupur Arora
Resource Team, UN Disaster Management Community
NEW DELHI – We are sharing a consolidated UNDMT Situation Report from the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office on Cyclone Thane. According to latest media reports, the impact of the cyclone has resulted in 47 casualties. The cyclone has now weakened and the situation in the affected states of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh is under control.
Link to the Situation Report: