Live: Cyclone Vardah claims two people's lives, Chennai airport closed till 9 pm
Flight services from Chennai airport have been suspended till 6 pm and more than 9000 people have been evacuated from Andhra.
The landfall followed by Cyclone Vardah has commenced in Chennai where it already claimed two lives. The wind clocked around 100-110 kmph speed. Locals are asked to stay inside their houses fearing casualties. The diameter of the wind is around 15 km.
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