The 2015 South Indian floods have resulted from heavy rainfall during the annual northeast monsoon in Novemberâ€“December 2015…Tamil Nadu and the city of Chennai particularly hard-hit. More than 300 people have died and over 1.8 million people have been displaced as a result, with damages and losses estimated to be more than â‚¹20000 crore(US$3Â billion) Source: Wikipedia
Emergency helpline numbers (Source: newindianexpress.com)
How to stay safe and maintain hygiene (Source: thenewsminute.com)
Chennai needs (Source: thehindu.com)
Crowdsourced list of places and people offering shelter
Crowdsourced flooded streets
Crowdsourced Chennai flood resources
Crowdsourced Chennai volunteer information
Medical Personnel (Source: Practo)
In Tamil: Emergency helpline numbers (Source: oneindia.com)
Flood Map of Chennai
9 Steps for Flood Recovery and useful links
Basic Disaster Supplies Kit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday night announced Rs. 2 lakh each for the next of kin of those who died in Tamil Nadu floods.
With Tamil Nadu reeling under the worst floods to hit the state in a century and with rescue operations getting underway, actors Siddharth and RJ Balaji, popular among Tamil audiences, turned out to help the people.