The tweet reads, “Important Announcement for Examinees in some cities of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry with regards to ICAI November 2020 Examinations in view of the Nivar Cyclone.” Nivar Cyclone warning signal 7 and The sea Remained rough in Pondicherry with waves crashing against rocks at the old pier. Cyclone Nivar is the second cyclone in the Bay of Bengal this year. “Our forecast is it will intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm by (Tuesday) tonight. A 47-year-old woman died when her house collapsed due to heavy rain in Tamil Nadu Further, people residing in "kutcha" houses have been asked to be cautious. Cyclone Nivar is expected to cross the Tamil Nadu-Puducherry coast between Karaikal and Mamallapuram on Wednesday (November 25). Four States (Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal) and one UT (Pondicherry) on the East Coast and One State (Gujarat) on the West Coast are more vulnerable to cyclone disasters. Follow LIVE UPDATES: Cyclone Gaja, named by Sri Lanka, is the second cyclone to hit the coastal area in a month after Cyclone Titli wreaked havoc in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh on October 11, killing a total of 70 people. According to the IMD, the centre of the cyclone passed through Puducherry around midnight with a wind speed of 120-130 kmph gusting to 145 kmph around 2.30 am. The torrential rains accompanied by gusty winds lashed several parts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry as the cyclonic storm wreaked havoc in the southern coastal regions. 40% of the total population lives within 100 km of coastline. While crossing, the cyclone triggered fierce winds of speed ranging from 120 to 130 km per hour, gushing to 140 km per hour. Keep your emergency kit close at hand. The Bay of Bengal is likely to witness its second severe cyclone of the year. Although Burevi brought torrential rainfall to Kerala, the worst of the cyclone missed the state. High tides ahead of Cyclone Nivar in Chennai ... that the storm was moving at 5 kmph and lay centered over southwest Bay of Bengal about 380 km east-southeast of Pondicherry … In May, Cyclone Amphan had developed into a 'super cyclonic storm'. The Tamil Nadu government moved more than 227,000 vulnerable people to relief camps before the cyclone made the landfall on November 25 night at Marakkanam in Villupuram district. 'Gaja' that lay … Chennai: At least three people were killed and nearly 1 million affected in the Nivar cyclonic storm that hit Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry in the southern India. Schools and colleges in #Puducherry will remain closed tomorrow Nov 16 : CM @CMPuducherry #CycloneGaja #Pondicherry — Pondy Live (@pondy_live) November 15, 2018 Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy chairing a review meeting on the preparedness of government agencies to deal with the fallout of Cyclone Fani, in Puducherry on Friday. Rajesh B. Nair PUDUCHERRY, December 02, 2020 14:41 IST Updated: December 02, 2020 14:52 IST South coastal Andhra Pradesh is also likely to witness showers at most places today. Cyclone Nivar: TN declares holiday in 13 districts tomorrow, Puducherry braces for maximum impact Watch Cyclone Nivar announces its presence with strong rain and winds in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry In the area, damage to trees, crops, and huts was reported. In Puducherry, precipitation amounts of 138 mm (5.433 in) were recorded as of December 4, 2020. Cyclone Thane, ranked at level-1 on the Saffir-Simpson intensity scale, severely hit Pondicherry and South India on Thursday night, claiming 47 victims. Today, the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) held a review meeting and said that fishermen should not venture into to sea. Cyclone Fani Effect In Pondicherry, TamilNadu | Fani Cyclone Live Updates | Tamil News | YOYO TVTop Ten Telugu Trending Videos from Our Channel 1. The very severe Cyclone Nivar hit the coast late last night and its landfall was completed early this morning. Cyclone Nivar: Chennai witnesses strong winds, trees uprooted in many parts PUDUCHERRY: Heavy downpour triggered by very severe cyclonic storm Nivar lashed Puducherry and its suburbs on Thursday, uprooting trees, damaging electric poles and leaving several areas inundated. Cyclone Nivar: The sea condition would be very high over the southwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal and along and off north Tamil Nadu, Puducherry coasts The process of severe cyclonic storm Nivar making landfall on the coasts of Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh began around 11 pm Wednesday. The cyclone was centred over coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, at about 25 km north of Puducherry, at 5.20 am on Thursday. Cyclone Nivar is likely to make landfall in Karaikal, Puducherry on November 25. Under the influence of the cyclone, coastal and north interior Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Kariakal regions are likely to receive rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy showers at a few places and extremely heavy rains at isolated places. By Matters India Reporter. Two of the victims were French: one was a social worker staying in Pondicherry, who was killed by the fall of a branch, another was a resident of the vicinity of Pondicherry who suffered fatal injuries when her house collapsed on her. It crossed the shores near Marakkanam in Tamil Nadu, close to Puducherry. Cyclone Gaja is set to make landfall in Tamil Nadu today. Cyclone Nivar: One dead and torrential rains as huge storm makes landfall in India. Cyclone Gaja makes landfall, heavy rains lash Tamil Nadu, Puducherry. Cyclone Nivar latest news: At least three people were killed in Tamil Nadu, over 1,000 trees uprooted and some low-lying areas marooned due to water-logging following heavy rains. In May, Cyclone Amphan had developed into a 'super cyclonic storm'. Cyclone Nivar to weaken in three hours. The cyclonic storm will hit the Tamil Nadu coast between Cuddalore and Pamban. Cyclone safety Tips During a cyclone Turn off all electricity, gas and water; unplug all appliances. … The very severe cyclonic storm, Thane, crossed the Tamil Nadu coast, leaving six persons dead and causing extensive damage to Cuddalore and the neighbouring Union Territory of Puduchery which remained cut-off from the nearby districts of the state. Cyclone Amphan, the equivalent of a category 3 hurricane, was packing sustained winds of up to 170 kilometers ... a health systems consultant in Pondicherry in southeast India. Cyclone GAJA is likely to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coast bringing heavy rainfall this week on November 15, according to an alert issued by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). 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