Chennai Airport Arrivals Suspended Until 6PM Due To Heavy Rain And Crosswinds

Chennai Airport Arrivals Suspended Until 6PM Due To Heavy Rain And Crosswinds.

Chennai: Chennai airport has suspended all flights arriving between 1:15 PM and 6:00 PM due to heavy rains and strong crosswinds. Departures will continue as scheduled, the airport tweeted this afternoon.

 

“The decision was made considering the safety aspect of the passengers and the severity of the wind,” the airport said, as six districts of Tamil Nadu, including the capital Chennai, receive heavy rains from a depression over the Bay of Bengal this week and is expected to cross the coast tonight.