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Cyclone death toll in southeast India hits 33

Cyclone death toll in southeast India hits 33

The death toll from a cyclone that battered India's eastern coast has reached 33, a disaster official said Sunday, as authorities assessed the damage caused by the powerful storm.

Cyclone 'Gaja' makes landfall in south India, kills 11 people

Cyclone 'Gaja' makes landfall in south India, kills 11 people

A cyclone made landfall in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on Friday, killing at least 11 people, uprooting trees and knocking down electricity poles after more than 80,000 people were moved out of its path to safety, officials said.