Cyclone Hudhud leaves a trail of destruction in Visakhapatanam

On Monday, a day after cyclone Hudhud battered Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, the porty city of Visakhapatanam, which was in the eye of the storm, began to survey the damage. It did not look promising. About 70% to 80% per cent of Vishakhapatnam has been destroyed, estimated SS Guleria, the deputy inspector general of the National Disaster Relief Force, adding that the city will need to be rebuilt.[Pictures]-Cyclone-Hudhud-leaves-a-trail-of-destruction-in-Visakhapatanam


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