20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport!

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20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport!

The Chennai floods have caused an unreal amount of damage and destruction, and it is seeming tougher than we thought it would be to bring relief to the victims and mend what has been damaged. Although relief operations are under way, the condition of Chennai and its surrounding areas is still alarming. [Read: Chennai Floods Ignored By indian Newspapers] We bring you 20 photos of Chennai International Airport, collected from Facebook posts and tweets on Twitter:

Have you ever imagined an airstrip underwater? Well, here it is!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

It almost looks like a water body, from this angle!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

These planes seem to have been rendered useless, because they can’t even take off!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

A full-fledged airbus was forced into the trees by the water.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Workers are doing their best to keep the airport functional, despite the unbelievably adverse situation.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Thankfully, the plane bodies are elevated, or else they’d practically be useless in the situation.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

People have been tweeting pictures like this, after witnessing the shocking conditions.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

An airbus was carried away by the water, so this small private plane obviously stood no chance against the vast floods.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Viewing the airport from this angle, it looks like an island surrounded by water!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Here we see the water body that once used to be the airstrip at Chennai Airport.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Unbelievable, isn’t it?

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Getting rid of all this excess water seems like more than an uphill task.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Trees are being made to look like shrubbery, due to the fact that they’ve been submerged to such an extent.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

The state of things seems intimidating, if you try and imagine the necessary means to mend the situation.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Whoever posted this picture must be thanking his lucky stars that he’s indoors and safe!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

If conditions don’t get better, the crew will soon need to function using helicopters!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Considering the submerged condition of all vehicles, people are forced to wade through knee-deep dirty flood water to get anywhere.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

Let’s hope that the fuel containers remain undamaged, although the water seems frightfully close to reaching them, and submerging that truck!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

This plane looks like it’s floating!

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

It’s hard to believe that this level of damage can be caused by floods.

20 Most Shocking Photos Of Chennai Airport

We hope the conditions get better as soon as possible, and the state of Tamil Nadu is able to recover from the damage and destruction that has been caused.

Our thoughts, prayers and support are with you, Chennai!

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