Nisarga

Cyclone Nisarga: 20,000 people evacuated from Valsad and Navsari

The Valsad and Navsari district administrations has begun evacuating close to 20,000 people from 47 villages on the state’s coastline as it braces for Cyclone Nisarga. Earlier the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had on Tuesday indicated that the cyclone may not make a landfall on the Gujarat coast but the state will be subject to...

Guj faced 8 cyclones since 2014, 5 reduced in intensity, 4 lost at sea before it could hit state

As Gujarat braces for Cyclone Nisarga, it is interesting to note that since 2014, the state has faced eight cyclone like situations and in almost all the cases the state either had a narrow escape or in some it emerged with nothing more than a few bruises after the cyclones lost intensity. Of the total...