Cyclone Vardah slows down internet in Tamilnadu and Andhra PradeshCyclone Vardah did cause considerable damage in Tamilnadu. Now, it has been weakened and has entered Karnataka as a depression causing rainfall in the state. However, the Cyclone has an important after-effect. It has slowed down the internet speed in Tamilnadu and Andhra Pradesh. Various service providers have said that the Cyclone has affected undersea digital cables and it might take a considerable time to bring the situation back to normalcy. Internet traffic moving via Trans-Pacific route may get impacted. This may result in intermittent degradation of services through internet Links.
The slow internet speed will also hamper e-banking system and other electronic transactions for next few days.