December3 , 2021

Tamil Nadu Schools, Colleges Closed In 22 Districts Over Heavy Rain Alert



A purple alert for heavy rainfall has been issued for 5 districts of Tamil Nadu by the climate division and faculties and schools have been closed in 22 districts after a number of areas had been flooded, officers stated as we speak.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted ‘heavy to extraordinarily very heavy rainfall’ in Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai and Nagapattinam districts of the state.

Incessant rains within the state have precipitated widespread harm to crops, buildings and roads and led to waterlogging and flooding in a number of areas until now.

Following successive spells of rainfall, a vacation has been declared for faculties and schools in 22 districts together with Thoothukudi, Kanniyakumari, Tirunelveli, Cuddalore, Tiruvarur, Tenkasi and Villupuram.