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Kalpakkam atomic power plant geared up for Cyclone Nilam

Chennai : India | Oct 31, 2012 at 2:52 AM PDT
Source: Daily News & Analysis
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With cyclone 'Nilam' intensifying into a severe storm, Madras Atomic Power Station at coastal Kalpakkam on Wednesday said the situation was being "closely watched" and asserted the plant is designed to withstand a wind velocity of 160 kmph. Director K Ramamurthy said in a statement as 'Nilam' cyclone... FULL ARTICLE AT Daily News & Analysis
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Cyclone Nilam - Crossing the coast
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