Chennai floods: 'Centre providing all assistance'

Chennai floods:

Submitted by Subeditor on Thu, 2015-12-03 12:45 New Delhi: Union Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the Centre is providing all assistance to the Tamil Nadu Government, which is confronting its worst crisis after record rains in Chennai. “The situation is Chennai is still serious. The Centre is in touch with the state government. I have talked to the Prime Minister and the Defence Minister on this matter. The Home Secretary is continuously monitoring the situation. The Centre is providing all assistance,” Naidu told the media here. In the flood hit northern part of Tamil Nadu, the situation has improved slightly with the scale of rain coming down since yesterday. Power supply has been restored in most parts of Chennai. Water has started receding from many areas of the city. However, the suburban west Tambaram areas are still submerged under water. ( ANI)