Cyclone Thane’s damage yet to be assessed: aid workers

High waves pound a Chennai beach prior the landfall of the Cyclone Thane further north (Photo: VinothChandar)

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)