Chennai Jan for the subsequent few days the rain As will probably be Climate Whereas being warned, numerous precautionary measures have been taken by the Company.
With the onset of the Northeast Monsoon, Chennai has been receiving widespread rain since early this morning. The Meteorological Division has warned that rain will proceed in Chennai for 2 days. Varied precautionary measures have been taken and ready by the Chennai Company to face the monsoon rains. Its particulars are as follows:-
*A complete of 16 tunnels in Chennai are maintained by the Chennai Company and 6 tunnels by the Highways Division. 153 motor pumps have been stored prepared to empty the rainwater accrued within the tunnel.
* 238 energy saws, night time crews, 20288 bushes have been inspected and heavy tree branches have been eliminated for fast removing of fallen bushes.
* Preparations have been made to arrange 109 rescue boats, 101 medical groups and aid facilities at 169 locations together with neighborhood welfare facilities, faculty campuses, marriage halls.
* There are public canteens that may cook dinner and serve meals for 1500 individuals at a time.
* 503 Motor Pumps Motor Pumps are stored prepared in 15 Zones and low mendacity areas.
*A 24-hour management room with helpline quantity 1913 has been arrange.
*Emergency Particular Committees have been arrange. A staff of greater than 2,000 workers has began testing avenue lights, pillar bins, and so forth. to stop electrical leakage throughout rains.