A cyclonic storm accompanied by rain left a trail of destruction in AP, killing a person, rendering 100 people homeless and damaging houses..A cyclonic storm in Arunachal pardesh lasted for 90 minutes destroying 180 houses, breaking power lines and damaging granaries. Uprooted trees blocked access to villages and Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein called on district administration to provide immediate assistance to the affected.One Khonil Gogoi of New Mohong area in Namsai district died on the spot when a building collapsed on him on Monday evening during the storm, an official report said on Wednesday.The uprooted trees have blocked several inter-village roads in Lekang circle and the local administration and police have swung into action to clear the roads.Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein said the district administration to provide immediate and necessary assistance to the affected. The official residence of ADC Dagbom Riba and private residence of local MLA Phurpa Tsering were partially damaged by the flash floods.The BSNL exchange has been totally damaged and mobile service has been affected. Efforts have been made to restore electricity, water supply and road connectivity by the concerned departments as per the report.The storm also left a trail of destruction in Riangchi-Poriang village of Parsi-Parlo circle in Kurung Kumey district.Chief Minister Pema Khandu has ordered release of working funds to the affected areas to carry out relief and restoration works.The storm which hit the village on Monday damaged several houses, including an Anganwadi Centre and a church. Hundreds of fruit bearing trees, bamboos groves were also uprooted.
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