Thu, Oct 16, 2014, 10:48 AM
CPI has on Thursday demanded the Centre to treat Hudhud cyclone as national calamity. CPI leaders said Rs. 1000 Cr allotted for Cyclone relief is not enough and asked the Centre to allot more funds for the purpose. CPI leaders Narayana and Chada Venkat Reddy have walked from Kachiguda to Koti in Hyderabad and asked pedestrians for donations towards cyclone relief. They asked all political parties to donate as much as possible without criticizing each other.They said the damage was minimised because of the preventive measures taken by the government.