Ahead of Cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday visited Chembarambakkam lake to review the ground situation. Cyclone Nivar has been categorised as ‘very severe’. Chennai: The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a ‘red alert’ in Tamil Nadu for April 30 and May 1. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in its latest bulletin said Cylone Nivar will begin landfall near Puducherry by 10.30 pm. Cyclone Nivar about 320 km east-southeast of Cuddalore. In view of these predictions, the IMD has issued an orange alert over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Kerala; and a yellow watch across Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema, and South Interior Karnataka on December 1 and 2. It's free! Our teams have been on the ground for last two days. Copyright © HT Digital Streams Ltd. All rights reserved. PTI news Cyclone Nivar Thursday, November 26, 2020 - … TNM Staff Follow @thenewsminute. Today, the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) held a review meeting and said that fishermen should not venture into to sea. It … A total of five trains partially cancelled: Southern Railways #CycloneNivar pic.twitter.com/227m3hqAaJ, Scattered heavy to very heavy rain likely in Tamil Nadu districts. news Cyclone Burevi Friday, December 04, 2020 - 20:59. This comes a day after the Delhi Development Authority closed the famous water body-cum-park following the death of 10 ducks on the premises. Monstrous cyclone brewing in Bay of Bengal likely to trigger heatwave in Tamil Nadu Officials at the regional meteorological centre said there hasn't been a … Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba chaired the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) meeting on Tuesday through video conferencing with the chief secretaries of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh and secretaries of different ministries and said that their aim should be to ensure that there is no loss of life, damage is minimum and normalcy is restored in power, telecom and other important sectors in the shortest possible time. The cyclonic depression in the Bay of Bengal is expected to intensify over the next 24 hours into Cyclone Nivar and hit the Tamil Nadu coastline on the noon of November 25, meteorological experts have said. Cyclone Nivar, which will likely become a "very severe cyclonic storm", is expected to make landfall Wednesday evening between Mamallapuram in … Chennai airport to remain shut from 7pm tonight to 7am tomorrow. It is very likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm during next six hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during subsequent 12 hours. © Copyright TWC Product and Technology LLC 2014, 2021. It was classified as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm at the time of landfall, with an estimated wind speed of 120 to 130 km/h (75 - 80 mph) and gusts to 145 km/h (90 … Get free access to newsletters, alerts and recommendations. Two trains fully cancelled for Wednesday, three for Thursday and one for November 28. Cyclone Nivar has intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm” with a wind speed of 120 to 130kmph gusting to 145kmph. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has shared the guidelines, suggesting some dos and don’ts before, during and after Cyclone Nivar, which is expected to make landfall on Wednesday night or early Thursday. India – Cyclone Nivar Causes Floods in Tamil Nadu 27 November, 2020 by Richard Davies in Asia, News Officials in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, said at least 3 people died during the passage of Cyclone Nivar after it made landfall to the north of Puducherry on 26 November 2020. Torrential rains accompanied by gusty winds lashed several parts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry as ‘Nivar’ intensified into a very severe cyclonic storm and is closing in on the coast. Use up and down arrows to change selection. Two trains fully cancelled for today, three for tomorrow and one for 28th November. Cyclone Nivar, which hit the Tamil Nadu coast as a ''very severe cyclonic storm'' in the early hours of Thursday, has brought heavy rains over the state, especially in its northern parts. The Monday hearing on the pleas by a bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde assumes significance as the Centre and the farmer leaders are scheduled to hold their next meeting on January 15. Take control of your data. Further, people residing in "kutcha" houses have been asked to be cautious. After cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu likely to receive heavy rains again next week: IMD. Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) president and former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi also called Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav the "future of Bihar". Saturday, November 28: Just days after being in the firing line of Cyclone Nivar, which landed over Tamil Nadu as a Very Severe Cyclonic Storm during the early hours of November 26, Southern Peninsular India must now brace for another potential cyclone this coming week. Cyclone Burevi is very likely to hit Tamil Nadu on December 4, the Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Tuesday. The government has said that two crore healthcare workers and about one crore frontline workers, engaged in the fight against the pandemic, will be the first to be inoculated. The cyclonic storm Nivar over southwest Bay of Bengal moved westwards with a speed of 05 kmph during past six hours and lay centred at 5:30pm on Tuesday over southwest Bay of Bengal about 320 km east-southeast of Cuddalore, about 350 km southeast of Puducherry and 410 km east southeast of Chennai. Cyclone Nivar, which has already intensified into a severe cyclonic storm over the southwest Bay of Bengal, is likely to cross the coasts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on Wednesday night or early Thursday. Puducherry received 187 mm rainfall, Karaikal 84 mm, Chennai 89 mm and Nagapatnam received 62 mm rainfall. It is expected to cross between Karaikal and Mahabalipuram, causing heavy rainfall in … Harinder Singh, media coordinator of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, which is the umbrella body of farmers’ unions, said some members decided to act after at least six people died by suicide during the agitation. The Weather Channel’s met team predicts the system will move across these aforementioned states as a deep depression or a cyclonic storm on Thursday. Between the months of October and December, the formation of cyclones in the northern Indian Ocean tends to be a fairly common occurrence. The The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in its latest bulletin said Cylone Nivar began landfall near Puducherry by 10.30 pm. The new rounds of parliamentary review into the all-important executive action that is of vital importance are well-justified, according to MPs, as parliamentary committees—an extension of Parliament itself—have supervisory authority over all public activities. Delhi chief minister Arind Kejriwal said all Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteers should be readu to help in view of Nivar. As part of preparations for the nationwide rollout of Covid-19 vaccine, the health ministry on Sunday held a video conference with officials from states and Union Territories to discuss feedback on the Co-WIN software and its operational use gathered from the vaccination dry runs. Kejriwal said he hopes the central and state governments are equipped to handle the situation. Urdu poet takes swipe at UP govt over proposed law against 'love jihad'. During to the prevailing weather and Cyclone Nivar set to make landfall tonight, authorities declared a holiday on Wednesday, have banned public gatherings, and closed shops and have mobilised thousands of rescue personnel. This story does not necessarily represent the position of our parent company, IBM. Ensure that there is no loss of life: Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba. Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. It warned that severe thunderstorm accompanied with heavy rain likely to occur over Thiruvannamalai, Cuddalore, Kallakurichy and Viluppuram districts of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry area within next 3 hours. Twenty-six flights from and to Chennai cancelled due to Cyclone Nivar, the Chennai Airport said on Wednesday. Vellore, Ranipet, Tiruvallur, Tirupattur, Krishnagiri, Tiruchirapalli, Salem and Dharmapuri districts of Tamil Nadu are also likely to witness heavy rain, it added. We shall restore electricity within 12 hours,” he added. BJP cancels Vetrivel Yatra in Tamil Nadu till Dec 5 due to Cyclone Nivar. Hinting at a political angle involved in the vandalisation incident, Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar reiterated that the agitating farmers were being influenced. After crossing the Sri Lankan coast, the cyclone will move westwards and emerge into the Comorin area on Thursday morning, the agency added. Officials to remove all the hoardings in Chennai: Chennai Corporation Commissioner Thiru. Bedi, a former IPS officer, and Narayanasamy have been at loggerheads over various issues ever since she was appointed Lt Governor in May 2016, with the ruling Congress accusing her of going against decisions of the government. Severe water-logging was reported in the area around Chennai’s Poonamallee High Road following heavy rains. There won't be any flooding in Chennai and adjoining districts despite heavy rains ahead of the landfall of Cyclone Nivar on Wednesday, authorities said. Rains have inundated several water bodies in Chennai, however, authorities have ensured the restricted release of surplus water and strengthening of river bunds over the years, they said. The cyclones crossed coast near Puducherry during 11:30 pm of 25th November to 2:30 am of 26th November, it also said.It would continue to move north-northwest wards and weaken further into a cyclonic storm during next six hours. But with the La Niña years currently ongoing, coupled with the rising land and sea temperatures around the globe, the frequency of intense cyclones over the Bay of Bengal is expected to be much higher than normal this winter. Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar weakens into a severe cyclonic storm with wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph at 2:30 am of 26th November., said India Meteorological Department (IMD). The party will decide whether to enlist senior BJP leaders, including ministers, in the campaign to build confidence among the people in the two vaccines, a party functionary said on condition of anonymity. Cyclone Nivar is likely to cross between Mamallapuram and Karaikal during midnight of Wednesday and early hours of November 26, as per India Meteorological Department (IMD). In view of Cyclone Nivar, Bharatiya Janata Party has cancelled programmes under Vetrivel Yatra from November 25 till December 5 in Tamil Nadu, said BJP state chief L … Cyclone Burevi, which weakened into a deep depression in the Gulf of Mannar, remained stationary for almost 18 hours before weakening further in the same region close to Ramanathapuram in Tamil Nadu. ). Prakash has instructed officials to remove all the hoardings/ banners etc in the city before 12pm to avoid any danger, AIADMK said in a tweet. Tamil Nadu braces for cyclone, NDRF teams on alert The depression lay centered about 520km east-southeast of Puducherry and 560km south-east of Chennai on Monday. Cyclone Nivar to make landfall after 2 am on Thursday, over 1 lakh people evacuated across Tamil Nadu: NDRF chief. India TV News Desk New Delhi Updated on: December 06, 2020 21:10 IST Till now, 25 teams been deployed in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh,” Sn Pradhan, DG, National Disaster Response Force, was quoted as saying by news agency ANI. Cyclone Nivar over southern India and Sri Lanka, 24 November 2020. Processing of ex-gratia relief under SDRF will become faster, thereby giving huge relief to the affected people living in snowbound areas, the spokesperson said. As the state of Tamil Nadu braces for the impact of Cyclone Nivar, Hundreds of people living in low lying areas in Chennai were evacuated and 150 relief centres were on standby, government officials told news agency Reuters. Recently searched locations will be displayed if there is no search query. Mamallapuram experienced strong winds ahead of the expected landfall of Cyclone Nivar between Karaikal and Mamallapuram during midnight Wednesday or early hours Thursday. The system, according to the IMD’s forecasts on Monday, will bring heavy to very heavy rainfall over south Tamil Nadu and south Kerala and adjoining areas during December 2-4. Twelve humanitarian assistance and disaster relief teams and two engineer task forces ready for deployment,” the Southern Command, Indian Army stated. Puducherry CM tells people to stay indoors. 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