Due to heavy rain Tamil Nadu government has put in place all precautionary measures to face Vardah cyclonic storm. Tamil Nadu Government has provided helpline numbers and emails for the public during emergencies.
Public may contact 1070 / 1077 (toll free numbers) for help in an emergency
People in Cuddalore, Puducherry and Nagapattinam can dial 1070 and 1077 for assistance. People in Tiruvallur can call 1070,1077 and 044-27664177.
Chennai Corporation has made elaborate arrangements for meeting an eventuality. Public can lodge complaints with round-the-clock control room at Corporation headquarters by dialling 044-25619206, 25619511, 25384965, 25383694, 25367823, 25387570 and via Whats-app on 9445477207, 9445477203, 9445477206, 9445477201, 9445477205.