Cyclonic storm Vardah hits Chennai

As cyclone Verdah threatens to pick up further speed, it's brought extremely heavy rains in certain areas of Chennai. It is currently at a wind speed of 100-110kmph and is expected to soon pick up pace.

Here is a live video sent in by Ajay Kumar, a resident of Kilpauk in Chennai. Watch The fury of the cyclone unleashed.

Video credit: Chaitra Anand