Tag Archives: Cyclone

Andhra Pradesh Faces Another Cyclone Threat After Hudhud

Weeks after the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud, Andhra Pradesh coast is facing threat of another cyclone as the depression over central Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during the next 24 hours, the Met Office said on Thursday. According to Visakhapatnam Cyclone Warning Centre, the depression lay centered about 560 km southeast of Visakhapatnam and ...

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Ham Radio Operators Ready for ‘Nilofar’ Cyclone in Pakistan, India

After their laudatory efforts during cyclone ‘Hudhud’, amateur radio operators (hams) from West Bengal and Hyderabad are on alert and ready to roll their services to establish radio communication in case their help is sought in the wake of cyclone ‘Nilofar’ scheduled to hit Gujarat Friday. Cyclone ‘Nilofar’, which developed over the Arabian Sea, is likely to make landfall in ...

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Cyclone Nilofar: India, Pakistan Gets Ready to Cope Up with Severe Cyclone

After the Hudhud hits people in AP and Odisha, severe cyclone Nilofar generates anxiety and fear as it may reportedly hit both regions in India and Pakistan. While Pakistan is gearing up to cope with the cyclone headed its way, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has been asked to take necessary measures to meet the challenge posed by cyclone Nilofar. ...

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Venkaiah Naidu Will Adopt Cyclone-Hit Village

A week after severe cyclonic storm Hudhud had left a trail of destruction in the state, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu has decided to adopt a cyclone-affected village in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday. The minister Thursday announced that he and his family members will adopt Chepalupada village and undertake rebuilding work. Venkiah Naidu said they were ready to spend ...

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Cyclone Hudhud: Heavy rains kill 18 in UP; Modi Announces 1,000 Crore Aid to AP

After causing a trail of destruction in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, the severe cyclonic storm with heavy rains kill 18 in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. The death of 18 people has been confirmed by a state government spokesman on Wednesday. According to Indian Meteorological Department officials, the heavy rains since Tuesday had broken all records and the day witnessed the ...

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Severe Cyclone: 8 Die in Andhra, Odisha; Hudhud Moves to Chhattisgarh

The severe cyclonic storm Hudhud hit Andhra Pradesh leaving six people dead and causing widespread destruction in the states with heavy rains and wind. While restoration works are underway, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu’s cabinet is expected to be in Visakhapatnam on Monday. According to the latest bulletin of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the severe storm is moving inland ...

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Hudhud Live Update 9.30 am: Wind speed 135 km, People Inside Homes as Cyclone Approaches

Helpline Numbers: Home Ministry  — 011-26107953 or 09714077371; Guntur Collectorate — 0863-2234070/2234301 and 9849904019.   The HudHud cyclone is gaining momentum with a wind speed of more than 100 kmph and the entire coast of Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam are on high alert with people confined to their homes, while more than 300,000 people were evacuated from the “Ground zero”. The ...

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Cyclone ‘Hudhud’ to Hit Andhra Pradesh, Odisha; Helpline Numbers Activated

The severe cyclonic storm Hudhud is expected to hit in the coasts of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh within 24 hours. As Hudhud may slam the coasts, rescue teams have been deployed by Odisha government at vulnerable areas on Friday. The latest bulletin issued by Indian Meteorological Department said, “The system would move west-northwestwards, intensify further into a very severe cyclonic ...

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HUDHUD Cyclone Update: 38 Trains Cancelled, Heavy Damage Expected

With the HudHud cyclone lashing heavy rains across the coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh near Visakhapatnam and Gopalpur in Odisha, the Indian Railways has announced cancellation of 38 trains on Sunday. “We have decided to cancel 38 the trains on the Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam route from 6 AM on October 12 and during that time the entire section would be closed to ...

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