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Cyclone Tauktae: Rain in Mumbai-Thane, Navi Mumbai and Konkan; Fall in many places

Hurricane Tauktae in the Arabian Sea became more active. The storm is moving towards the Mumbai coast. Meanwhile, Mumbai and Parsaris, Thane district and Navi Mumbai have been receiving good rains since last night

Mumbai / Raigad / Ratnagiri: Cyclone Tauktae in the Arabian Sea became more active due to the formation of a low pressure belt in the Lakshadweep Sea. The storm is moving towards the Mumbai coast. Meanwhile, Mumbai and Parasaris, Thane district and Navi Mumbai have been receiving good rains since last night. Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts have been hit by the cyclone. It rained with strong winds in Konkan. In many places, houses collapsed and in some places, trees were uprooted. In some places, sheets and roofs were blown off.

Good rainfall in Mumbai and Thane districts also
Mumbai and Navi Mumbai have been getting good rains since last night. Thane district is also getting good rainfall. In Navi Mumbai, rains have started from night and in Kalyan, Dombivali area from early morning. It has been raining continuously since morning. The power supply has been cut off by the power department due to morning wind. The incessant rains have brought relief to those affected by the drought.

Strong winds and rain in Raigad district
Cyclone Tauktae formed in the Arabian Sea is making landfall on the shores of Raigad. After 2 am, Bankot entered Raigad border from Harihareshwar. Alibag reached the sea at 5 in the morning. It is about 170 to 200 nautical miles from the beach, according to the district administration. Power supply to the entire Raigad district was cut off. Around 8,000 people have been evacuated to safer places in the district. 6,000 citizens of Raigad district have been evacuated to safer places. A disaster management department has been set up at the SMS Blaster Services Collectorate to provide information on hurricane hazards and mitigation plans.

Citizens woke up at night to see the experience of last year’s nature hurricane. Raigad district is experiencing strong winds and rains everywhere. It has been reported that houses have collapsed in 4 to 5 villages in Shrivardhan taluka due to wind. Houses were also damaged in Poladpur taluka. No major damage has been reported so far. However, heavy rains along with strong winds have started in the district at present. The cyclone is moving towards Mumbai.

Migration of citizens from the coastal district
Citizens from Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg and Raigad districts have been evacuated to safer places in the wake of the cyclone. Ratnagiri 3896, Sindhudurg 144 and Raigad 2500 people have been evacuated to safer places, the disaster management department said.

Hurricane damages millions in Sindhudurg
According to the statistics received till 6 pm yesterday, 90 people lost 11 lakh 23 thousand rupees in the taluka. J. Powered by Blogger. The damage caused by the cyclone in Kankavli taluka is estimated to be in the billions.

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