Heavy rain pounded the entire Delta districts starting from Wednesday night till Thursday morning, resulting in water stagnation at few places. The downpour also resulted in damages to two houses in Tiruvidaimaruthur and Panthanallur, with water entering low lying areas.
The rain that started to lash around 1 am on Thursday wee hours continued to lash in Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur, Karur, Tiruchy, Pudukkottai and Perambalur. In Nagapattinam, the heavy rain was witnessed at Mayiladuthurai, Sirkazhi and Vedaranyam. While in Tiruvarur, the heavy rain was witnessed at Needamangalam and the surrounding area. In Perambalur, the rain that started in the night and continued till morning.
The heavy downpour damaged two houses in Tiruvidaimaruthur and Panthanallur. At around 12.30 am, the rain destroyed the house of Dhurga of Mariammanlkoil street and the house of Pankajam.
Meanwhile, the rain water entered into K-Putupatti bazaar and the traders swung into action and removed the water from the bazaar. Similarly, the rain water entered into the streets of Gandharvakotttai and the adjacent places. The pounding rain also damaged few electrical appliances in the area.