Due to heavy rain fall and strong wind, a huge eucalyptus tree has fallen on a local bus. Due to this the bus has broken into 2 parts and 1 person dead. This incident happened near Lovedale. The traffic is much affected in whole Nilgirs.
There are hundreds of places the tree falling incidents happened. This caused power cut in almost everywhere around Ooty. The whole city and the villages drown to dark due to this. Due to heavy trees fell on HT power lines, the avalanche and Sandinella power stations got damaged.
Due to the continuous rain, all schools and colleges in Nilgiri district have declared holiday today.