Andhra’s wet, wet Diwali

By Uma Sudhir

It is a wet, wet Diwali in coastal Andhra Pradesh that continues to be battered by rain even as a fresh cyclonic storm is said to be brewing over the sea, though some 1000 km away in the Bay. Several low-lying areas remain water-logged forcing people to move out of their homes.

The worst-hit have been farmers in the rice bowl, whose hopes of a bumper harvest have been dashed.

(video of my story aired on NDTV)

About t s sudhir & uma sudhir

Uma Sudhir and T S Sudhir are senior journalists, based in Hyderabad. Both work for NDTV. Uma is a Tamilian, who was educated in
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