Cyclone Nisarga made landfall near Maharashtra’s Raigad district at around 12.30 pm Wednesday. The storm crossed Alibag an hour later, at around 1.30 pm, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The severe cyclonic storm is travelling at a speed of 20 kmph with wind speeds ranging between 90-100 kmph, gusting to 110 kmph. “The rear part of the wall cloud region is still over the sea and the landfall process will be completed by next one hour,” the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its 2.10 pm bulletin. The storm is now 80 km south-southeast of Mumbai. The city, Thane and Raigad can expect winds ranging between 90-100 kmph, gusting to 110 kmph during the next three hours, after which it will gradually decrease.
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The epicentre of the quake was 19 km southeast of Noida in Gautam Buddh Nagar adjoining Delhi.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had Tuesday sounded a red alert in Mumbai, Thane, and Palghar as the cyclonic storm, the first to hit the west coast in June in over 70 years, was set to make landfall in Raigad district with wind speeds of 120 kmph Wednesday.
The decision was taken even as the state health department announced 10 more Covid-19 deaths and the highest single-day increase in positive cases, with 396 new cases of infection.
A 65-year-old woman, identified as Manjabai Navale, died and three members of her family were injured in Vahagaon village in Khed tehsil, after a wall and a portion of the roof of their house caved in
The court said that the case has been filed by Reliance in an attempt to reignite the same grounds which had already attained finality. “Since over a year no proceedings have been undertaken in the arbitral proceedings,” the order read.
With the southwest monsoon approaching Gujarat and parts of the state already witnessing rain under the influence of cyclone Nisarg, the Forest Minister remained non-committal when asked about when the 15th lion census would be conducted.
The 24-year-old was arrested in March this year for allegedly teasing and circulating objectionable photographs of his neighbouring woman.
Chennai reported more than 1,000 cases in a day for the first time. Including today’s count of 1,012 COVID-19 cases, the capital city of Tamil Nadu has recorded 17,598 cases so far.
Though the interstate movement of people is allowed by the Telangana government without any requirement of special travel passes and permissions, there is no word yet on resuming operations of interstate private buses.
While the COVID-19 fatality rate in Karnataka is just above 1 per cent, Karnataka War Room analysis indicates that 60% of them are senior citizens. Of the 53 deaths reported so far in the State, 32 are of patients aged 60 or above.
Already stranded indoors due to the spread of Covid-19, people shared jokes and memes about how the year had gone so far and how the cyclone fit in.
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