Cyclone Biparjoy is expected to make landfall in Gujarat’s Saurashtra and Kutch regions and adjoining Pakistan coasts on Thursday. The storm is currently located over the east-central Arabian Sea, about 350 kilometers southwest of Porbandar. On Tuesday, authorities in Gujarat shifted 37,800 people from coastal areas to temporary shelters in anticipation of the powerful cyclone which is expected to make… Continue reading "Over 35,000 evacuated as Gujarat braces for Cyclone Biparjoy"
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The deep depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclonic storm — Mocha — overnight and it is likely to make landfall between Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh and Sittwe in Myanmar, officials said on Thursday morning. The cyclone, named Mocha by Yemen — pronounced as ‘Mokha’, is likely to bring heavy rainfall to the Andaman island chain, they… Continue reading "Deep depression over Bay of Bengal intensifies into cyclonic storm Mocha"
With the year's first cyclone Asani brewing over the Bay of Bengal, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Administration on Saturday issued an advisory for fishermen appealing to them no to venture into the sea during the period of the cyclone from March 19-22.