Cyclone Nisarga

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray to visit Raigad, Alibaug, to take stock of cyclone Nisarga havoc

The Maharashtra CM has asked officials to file a report of the damage caused by Cyclone Nisarga within two days, in order to assure that speedy help is provided to the farmers and villagers.

Jun 05, 2020, 08:33 AM IST

Maharashtra Cyclone Nisarga death toll rises to 6, CM announces Rs 4 lakh compensation for victims' kin

In Maharashtra, the number of people killed by the devastating Cyclone Nisarga has risen to 6. Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, while making an assessment of the damage done by the Cyclone, has announced financial assistance of Rs 4 lakh for the kin of those who died in cyclone-related incidents. 

Jun 04, 2020, 19:07 PM IST

Day after cyclone Nisarga, rains lash Mumbai; waterlogging in several areas

A day after cyclone Nisarg rumbled through the city, people in Mumbai witnessed a rainy Thursday morning. 

Jun 04, 2020, 12:48 PM IST

Flight operations to resume at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai from 6 PM

The operations were suspended due to the Cyclone Nisarga land-fall in the State.

Jun 03, 2020, 17:48 PM IST

Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall in Maharashtra's Alibaug, to enter Mumbai soon

Cyclone Nisarga made landfall on Wednesday (June 3, 2020) as 'severe cyclonic storm' in Maharashtra's Alibaug which is about 50 km away from Mumbai city. It is expected to enter the Mumbai city in a few hours as the cyclonic cycle lays centered over eastcentral Arabian Sea near LAT. 18.1°N and Long. 72.8°E lies very close to Raigad coast. 

Jun 03, 2020, 14:27 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan on Cyclone Nisarga: We shall take it as it comes

"We shall take it as it comes .. one braves the thought .. and the hopes rise until the reality strikes," Big B wrote in his blog.

Jun 03, 2020, 14:09 PM IST

Mumbai airport to operate only 19 flights on June 3 due to Cyclone Nisarga

Mumbai's international airport will only operate 19 flights, including 11 departures and eight arrivals, on Wednesday (June 3) due to uncertain weather conditions caused by cyclone Nisarga, which is expected to make its landfall in Maharashtra Wednesday afternoon .

Jun 03, 2020, 09:11 AM IST

Eight trains to and from Mumbai rescheduled due to Cyclone Nisarga

In the wake of the impending threat posed by Cyclone Nisarga, which is expected to hit Maharashtra on Wednesday (June 3) afternoon, Indian Railways has rescheduled some trains that were scheduled to arrive/depart from Mumbai on Wednesday.

Jun 03, 2020, 08:32 AM IST

Akshay Kumar posts cautionary video about cyclone Nisarga

The cyclone is expected to make landfall late Tuesday night or early Wednesday.

Jun 03, 2020, 07:56 AM IST

As Cyclone Nisarga approaches Mumbai, BMC issues list of dos and don’ts

Cyclone Nisarga is expected to make a landfall very close to Maharashtra's Alibagh on the afternoon of June 3. IMD has officially declared it as a cyclonic storm and it is currently located 450 km south-southwest of Mumbai.

Jun 03, 2020, 07:49 AM IST

LIVE: Worst has passed, cyclone situation well negotiated because of timely preparations, says NDRF Chief

The cyclone landfall process has begun near Alibaug which is about 50 km away from Mumbai city, the coastal areas of Maharashtra and Gujarat have been put on high alert.

Jun 03, 2020, 06:17 AM IST

Cyclone Nisarga rumbles towards Maharashtra, Gujarat coasts; rescue and relief teams on high alert

An alert has been issued for Mumbai city and suburbs, Thane, Palghar, Raigad, Ratnagiri, and Sindhudurg districts, as these are coastal areas.

Jun 03, 2020, 00:01 AM IST

Movement banned along Mumbai coastline in wake of Cyclone Nisarga

As of now, 10 NDRF teams have been deployed in Maharashtra and 16 in Gujarat.

Jun 02, 2020, 20:29 PM IST

Deep depression in Arabian sea intensifies into cyclone Nisarga, to hit Mumbai on June 3: IMD

The India Meterological Department (IMD) on Tuesday (June 2) said that deep depression in south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep area intensified into cyclonic storm around noon on Tuesday and has been officially named as Cyclone Nisarga. The name proposed by Bangladesh is the first in the series of new names.

Jun 02, 2020, 14:50 PM IST

Cyclone Nisarga: 15 NDRF teams deployed in Maharashtra as state prepares for cyclone

In the wake of cyclone Nisarga, two teams of 20 NDRF personnel each have been deployed in Maharashtra's Raigad district. These teams are currently placed in Alibag and Shrivardhan area of Maharashtra.

Jun 02, 2020, 13:26 PM IST

Cylone Nisarga to cross Maharashtra on June 3, Mumbai on high alert

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday (June 3) that a depression in Eastcentral Arabian Sea would intensify into a deep depression by Tuesday afternoon and intensify further into a Cyclonic Storm over Eastcentral Arabian Sea during next 12 hours.

Jun 02, 2020, 10:18 AM IST

Cyclone Nisarga: Mumbai to get extremely heavy rains, government on high alert

India Meteorological Department on Monday (June 1) said that the depression over the south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep area is expected would intensify into cyclone Nisarga by Tuesday and it will impact Mumbai, Thane, Palghar, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg districts and neighbouring areas in Konkan.

Jun 02, 2020, 07:16 AM IST

Cyclone Nisarga likely to cross close to Mumbai by June 3, predicts IMD

India Meterological Department (IMD) on Monday (June 1) said that the well-marked low-pressure area over the south-east and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep area concentrated into a depression on Monday morning.

Jun 01, 2020, 11:49 AM IST