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Cyclone Tauktae
Cyclone Tauktae: Heavy Winds, Rain Pound Coastal States

The Cyclonic Storm 'Tauktae' is intensifying into a Severe Cyclonic Storm and is very likely to further intensify into a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Saturday night. It is very likely to move north-northwestwards and cross Gujarat coast between Porbandar and Naliya in the afternoon or evening of May 18. Under its influence, heavy to very heavy falls will be witnessed at a few places and extremely heavy falls at isolated places over Kerala and over Coastal and adjoining Ghat districts of Karnataka on May 15 and heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over the same area tomorrow. Heavy to very heavy falls also likely at a few places over south Konkan & Goa and heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over north Konkan on the 15th.

Cyclone Amphan: With 7 Lakh Expected To Be Affected, Odisha Swings Into Action Mode

Bhubaneswar: With the depression in Bay of Bengal intensifying into cyclonic storm Amphan, Odisha government is bracing up to face any situation as the storm is expected to re-curve and move towards north Odisha coast. Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba reviewed Odisha’s preparedness for the impending cyclone amidst ongoing COVID-19 management activities. While briefing the Cabinet […]

Indian Navy aircraft, ships on standby for cyclone Bulbul

Kolkata: The Indian Navy has kept on standby its aircraft and three ships for immediate deployment in the eventuality of any damage by severe cyclonic storm Bulbul, which is expected to make landfall by Saturday midnight, a Defence Ministry spokesperson said. The spokesperson said the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) was closely monitoring the movement of […]

No cyclone threat to Odisha: IMD

Bhubaneswar/ New Delhi: Amidst reports of a possible cyclonic storm creating panic among people, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday announced that there is no cyclone threat to Odisha. Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, head of Cyclone Warning Division of IMD in an exclusive interview to OTV, said that the depression has turned into a deep depression […]

Cyclone threat: Odisha steps up pre-emptive measures

Bhubaneswar: With the forecast by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) that a possible cyclonic storm over Bay of Bengal is most likely to have landfall on Odisha coast, the state government has geared up its machinery to tackle the calamity. Talking to OTV today, Dr Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, head, Cyclone Warning, IMD, said the deep depression […]