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Cyclone-hit Andhraites seek relief

Vishakapatnam: People living in the coastal region here have sought relief from the state government after a powerful cyclone killed several and rendered thousands homeless. The cyclone hit the region on Tuesday. "Here some 800 families depend on fishing and the Goddess Ganga did not show mercy on them and 28 boats were damaged by the cyclone and we request help from the government," Lakshmana, a fisherman said on Wednesday.

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