Cyclone Shelters

Centre to construct cyclone shelters in AP, Odisha

The Centre has proposed to construct 140 cyclone shelters in the coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and another 155 in Odisha, a member of National Disaster Management Authority said.

Apr 09, 2013, 22:11 PM IST

Local communities to manage cyclone shelters in AP

In a novel initiative, the Andhra Pradesh government has decided to hand over the newly constructed Multi-Purpose Cyclone Shelters (MPCS) to local communities to ensure better management and maintenance.

Jan 02, 2013, 13:44 PM IST