Ahead Of Cyclone Tauktae Landfall, Mumbai Experiences Rainfall. See Pics

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Cyclone Tauktae: Around 25,000 people have been evacuated from low-lying areas between Porbandar and Mahuva in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district in anticipation of landfall.

Ahead Of Cyclone Tauktae Landfall, Mumbai Experiences Rainfall. See Pics

Cyclone Tauktae: The airport has been shut till 2 pm and the Bandra-Worli sea link is closed.



New Delhi:

Cyclone Tauktae – an ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ – was around 160 km south-southwest of Mumbai, where the airport has been shut between 11 am and 2 pm, early Monday morning, and is “very likely” to reach the Gujarat coast between 8 pm and 11 pm. Around 25,000 people have been evacuated from low-lying areas between Porbandar and Mahuva in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district in anticipation of landfall. Overall more than 1.5 lakh have been shifted from low-lying areas in the state. 

Movement of vehicles on Mumbai’s iconic Bandra-Worli sea link has been suspended in light of cyclone Tauktae – which intensified into a ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ early this morning – is currently 160 km south-southwest of the financial capital. 

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Bandra-Worli sea link has been closed due to the high-speed winds. 

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Mumbai, set to escape the worst of the storm, experienced light rainfall and gusty winds early Monday. 

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A street light uprooted due to strong winds in Mumbai. 

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The movement of vehicles on Mumbai’s iconic Bandra-Worli sea link has been suspended due to cyclone Tauktae.  

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Temporary shelters have been set up in each of the 24 wards and the NDRF teams are on alert.

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