cyclone fani in odisha – The cyclonic storm ‘Cyclone Fani’ hit the coast of Odisha (Fani Cyclone In Odisha) on Friday morning with heavy rains and strong winds of 175 kilometers per hour. Many trees were ravaged due to the storm and the huts were destroyed. In addition, many areas of the temple city Puri (in the cyclone Fani In Puri) were submerged. Nearly 11 lakh people were evacuated from sen
positive areas till Thursday. The Home Ministry has established a control room in many parts of the country for fear of the storm of cyclone Phani. Whose Emergency Helpline Number is -1938 Relief and rescue work is being conducted from this control room. People can call the control room and ask for help.
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The state government of Odisha has set up control rooms of several districts. Separate helpline numbers have been issued for different states. All India Radio News has shared on Twitter.
cyclone fani in odisha – Regional Meteorological Center, Bhubaneswar Director H.R. Biswas said, “The cyclone reached Puri coast at around 8 am in the morning and the process of reaching the cyclone will take about three hours to complete.” Biswas said that the center of the cyclone is about 28 kilometers away and it is growing at a speed of 30 kilometers per hour. Wind is running at 175 kilometers per hour in Puri and the surrounding areas which can reach 200 kmph.
cyclone fani in odisha – Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) b. P. Sethi said that due to the cyclone there is the huge wind in many coastal districts like Ganjam, Puri, Khardha, and Gajapati. He said that 11 lakh people removed from nearly 10,000 villages and 52 urban areas have been accommodated in 4,000 camps, out of which 880 centers specifically designed for cyclone are included. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has appealed people to stay in homes during the cyclone and said that all arrangements have been made for the safety of the people.