ICWOs intervention in the devastating disaster that struck Tamil Nadu

The disaster that struck our Tamil Nadu and the surrounding coastal areas has been - devastating, so sudden, so cruel and terrifying. Death rose from unknown depths and the long stretches of costal areas were wrecked by killer waves in minutes destroying everything and everyone in their path. The mild tremors that shook Chennai residents as it carried away men and material and those lucky watched helplessly in horror. Chennai was turned into an incredible scene of doom and desolation. The Tsunami may have lasted just a few minutes but the impact was much longer, characterized by the destruction it left behind