Cyclone Nivar LIVE Updates: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has stated that very extreme cyclonic storm Nivar is more likely to make landfall between the coast of Puducherry and Tamil Nadu coast on Wednesday between 8 pm and midnight. Tamil Nadu has already declared a public vacation tomorrow whereas Part 144 has been imposed in Puducherry for the following three days. The regional Meteorological Workplace in Chennai stated the cyclone is more likely to transfer northwestwards and move the Karaikal-Mamallapuram coast around midday on Wednesday. Villupuram, Cuddalore, Puducherry, and Chennai are anticipated to be among the many worst-hit areas. Based on the cyclone dwell tracker, Nivar has been stagnant for the previous three hours. Earlier, it was transferring at a velocity of 5 km per hour.
In the meantime, with heavy rain anticipated over elements of coastal Andhra Pradesh and Rayalaseema, the Andhra Pradesh authorities alerted all district officers and dispatched National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and SDRF groups to Nellore, stated catastrophe administration commissioner Ok Kannababu. Because the Bay of Bengal sea is predicted to be tough below the effect of the melancholy, Kannababu suggested fishermen to not enterprise into the ocean. He additionally suggested warning to folks dwelling on the coastal and low mendacity areas, together with paddy farmers harvesting their crops.