Chandrababu Naidu terms Budget 2019 'black day'; claims Centre 'cheated' Andhra Pradesh, calls for protests in state
Naidu alleged that Maharashtra has been given Rs 4,717 crore while Andhra Pradesh got only Rs 900 crore for drought relief, despite suffering extensive damage due to Cyclone Titli and Phethai.
Odisha govt begins assessing crop damage caused by Cyclone Phethai; temperatures to fall by at least 2 degrees tomorrow
Following Cyclone Phethai, there were reports about damage to paddy crops in some districts in the south and western regions of Odisha due to the unseasonal rains and details are being collected.
Talking about the preparedness of the state administration, Chandrababu Naidu said hourly bulletins were issued to create awareness about cyclone Phethai, assisted by the Andhra Pradesh Weather Forecasting and Early Warning Research Centre (AWARE), with the help of the ISRO.
Cyclone Phethai leaves one dead, seven missing in Andhra Pradesh; 'weakened' storm now moving towards Odisha
Cyclone Phethai barrelled through coastal Andhra Pradesh on Monday, triggering heavy rains, uprooting trees and electric poles, and claiming one life, officials said.
Cyclone Phethai likely to make landfall in Andhra Pradesh today; coastal areas of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry also on alert
yclone Phethai likely to make landfall in Andhra Pradesh on Monday. The Indian Meteorological Department had confirmed on Sunday that coastal areas can expect 'very heavy' rainfall as the cyclone had intensified into a "severe cyclonic storm" over the Bay of Bengal.