Chennai: Nine people, including four children, were killed when a house collapsed in heavy rains. The incident took place in Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
Chief Minister M.K. Stalin has announced compensation of up to five lakh rupees.
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have been receiving heavy rains for the last two days due to low pressure in the Bay of Bengal. There has been massive damage in many places. Most areas were flooded. The Met Office has warned of heavy rains in the coming days.