Hudhud cyclone changed the outlook of Vizag city completely. Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and his cabinet is trying best to assist the people. “It is painful to see the city (Vizag) this way today,” says Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu.
Death toll in Hudhud cyclonic storm that struck the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh today rose to 21, with sixteen more people reported to have died.
Advisor to Government, Parakala Prabhakar said most of the deaths occurred due to falling of trees on the victims. Authorities said yesterday the storm had claimed five lives as torrential rains and gale force winds packing a speed of nearly 200 kmph pounded Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts.