Cyclone Vayu | Preventions taken by Government | Gujarat

12 Juin, 2019, 18:42 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
  • Cyclone Vayu Teased Its Intensity And Indians Are Already Losing It

KARACHI: Tropical Cyclone "Vayu" in the East Arabian Sea has intensified as "Very Severe Cyclonic Storm" (VSCS) and is now located at a distance of about 725 km from Karachi, the Pakistan Meteorological Department said in an update issued to media on Wednesday.

The state government of Gujarat deployed National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) rescue teams to minimise the damage, if any.

According to the official statement, the cyclone is likely to cause heavy rainfall in the coastal districts of Gujarat and Storm surge of height of about 1.0- 1.5 m above the astronomical tides likely to inundate the low lying coastal areas of Kutch, Devbhoomi Dwarka, Porbandar, Junagarh, Diu, Gir Somnath, Amreli and Bhavnagar districts at the time of landfall.

The Chief Minister of Gujarat, Vijay Rupani also took the initiative to guide tourists to leave for a safer destination after the afternoon today. Mumbai's IMD has stated that thunderstorm accompanied by lightning and gusty winds at 30-40 kmph are likely to occur at isolated places in the districts of Greater Mumbai.

The fishermen of Sindh are advised not to venture in open sea during Wednesday evening to Friday evening, as the sea conditions are likely to be very rough/high.

The system was likely to intensify further into a severe tropical cyclone by Tuesday evening and move in the northerly direction during the next 24 hours. In addition, the rescue teams of Army, Coast Guard, SDRF and BSF are also in the readiness.

Woman hospitalised after drinking too much bubble tea
Puzzled, doctors conducted a CT scan which showed up more than 100 spherical shadows dotted throughout her digestive tract. Bubble tea, which is already saturated with sugar, contains as much as 50 grams of sugar and close to 500 calories.

Inter target Lukaku expects hectic summer
Romelu Lukaku last night told reporters he already knew what would happen to him this summer amid strong interest from Inter. Lukaku joined United from Everton in 2017 and was a regular starter under Jose Mourinho.

Virat Kohli claims that tournament can get hampered by zing bails
I have no idea what's going on due to the lights coming on, if the stump is too thick or too rigid. The sooner they can come with the solution, the better it would be for the game.

The monsoon was already about a week late in arriving at Kerala on the southern coast this year, and much of the country has broiled in a summer heatwave in recent weeks.

Hundreds of thousands of people have been evacuated along parts of India's western coast as the region braces itself for a powerful cyclone. Carrying out Humanitarian Assistance And Disaster Relief (HADR) mission, the aircraft will airlift 160 personnel of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) from Vijayawada to Jamnagar.

Gujarat is also home to large refineries and sea ports near the storm's path.

A spokesman for Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd said it was preparing to move employees at two ports it runs in the state to safer areas.

"Our Mundra and Tuna ports will be closest to the path", he added. Home Minister Amit Shah asked officials to ensure any power, telecommunications and drinking water supplies affected by the cyclone are restored as soon as possible afterwards.

Conseillé:



Populaire

American Airlines has canceled flights past Labor Day due to Boeing grounding
Due to their 737 Max planes being grounded longer than was projected, American Airlines will have to cancel more than 110 flights every day.

Cyclisme : blessé, Chris Froome "ne prendra pas le départ du Tour"
La team Ineos n'a pas donné plus d'informations concernant la chute de Christopher Froome, ni sur l'état de santé de ce dernier. Il roulait très, très vite. " C'est clair qu'il ne prendra pas le départ du Tour ", le 6 juillet, à Bruxelles.

Formule 1 : le résumé du Grand Prix du Canada en vidéo
Vettel a ajouté par ailleurs ne pas avoir été en mesure de voir à quelle distance son suivant se trouvait alors. Pas de victoire pour Sebastian Vettel , arrivé avec moins de deux secondes d'avance.

Miley Cyrus slams Liam Hemsworth break up rumors in tweet celebrating anniversary
Miley and Liam will celebrate their one year wedding anniversary in December of this year. Miley added, "Some things never change".

US Senators Not Happy About Arm Sales to Riyadh
The goal is to "protect and reaffirm Congress' role of approving arms sales to foreign governments", the report said. Ultimate power may rest with Congress, but day to day, the president acts while Congress struggles to react.

11-year-old cancer survivor earns Golden Buzzer from Simon Cowell
He was just full of energy and happy. "When I play the violin, it helps me forget about all the bad stuff. I just didn't want to be 'the kid with cancer.' So now I'm 'the kid who plays the violin'".

Alabama governor signs bill permitting chemical castration for sex offenders
In Texas , the castration procedure can not be a condition for parole and the sex offender has to request the procedure. Some of these folks have other mental health issues, so it could just lull us into a false sense of security".

Body found in search for British hiker in New Zealand
Police said it was likely to be a clue as he was known to have the brand of chocolate with him on his hike. Search operations were hampered by rough terrain and bad weather, including snow.

Hundreds of thousands sign petition opposing changes to over-75s TV licences
Sajid Javid and Matt Hancock, who are also running for the leadership, also criticised the move. Despite the understandable uproar, the BBC's decision to means-test TV licences makes sense.

Coupe du Monde féminine : les USA corrigent la Thaïlande
Un nouveau record dans la compétition , le précédent datant de 2007 et de la démonstration de l'Allemagne contre l'Argentine (11-0).