“The storm was moving at 5 kmph, centred over southwest of the Bay of Bengal, about 380 km east southeast of Puducherry and 430 km south-southeast of Chennai,” said S Balachandran, deputy director-general at Regional Meteorological Centre.
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Strong India was Netaji's vision, says PM
PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday sought to draw a parallel between Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s vision and his government’s action at an event to mark the legendary freedom fighter’s 125th birth anniversary in Kolkata.
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