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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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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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Odisha Seeks Fund for Relief, Restoration Work

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to sanction interim assistance of Rs.500 crore for relief and restoration work after the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud hit the place on October 12 annd left the state with a trail of destruction. Patnaik, seeking help, said in a letter to Modi, "I would request you (Modi) to release ...

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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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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 Turns into ‘Severe Cyclonic Storm’; Army, Navy on High Alert

The Indian Meteorological department has upgraded the HudHud into “Severe Cyclonic Storm” as Friday night is witnessing severe rains and storm lashing at speeds of 50 to 60 kmph the coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, near Visakhapatnam and Gopalpur, respectively. The Andhra and Odisha coast will witness gusting winds lashing the coast at 135 kmph on Saturday and ...

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