Last Updated : Jun 18 2019 11:15PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Centre to set up permanent multi-disciplinary expert group to deal with outbreak, control of Encephalitis            Special court at Prayagraj awards life term to four accused in 2005 Ayodhya terror attack case            Govt orders compulsory retirement of 15 senior officers of CBIC from their services            Pre-monsoon showers in several parts of country bring respite from heat            ICC World Cup: England set target of 398 runs for Afghanistan           

State News

Jun 13, 2019
8:44PM

Cyclone Vayu causes heavy rain in coastal region of Saurashtra in Gujarat

DD News
In Gujarat, coastal region of Saurashtra is experiencing heavy rain with thunderstorm after cyclone Vayu changed its course and skirted without making a landfall.

Weather Scientist Manorama Mohanty said in Ahmedabad this evening that high on the cyclonic storm will remain in force for next 12 hours despite the storm changing its direction away from Saurashtra coast.

She said, Junagadh, Porbandar, Gir Somnath and Devbhoomi Dwarka districts are likely to receive heavy rain with wind speed approximately 90 to 100 kilometers per hour.

Briefing the media in Gandhinagar, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said, high sounded on cyclone  Vayu will remain in force till tomorrow morning even though the storm has changed its course saving Gujarat from massive destruction. 


He has requested the evacuated people taking shelter in relief camps to remain there tonight also as heavy rain is expected to lash most of the coastal areas.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 18 (Jun) Midday News 18 (Jun) News at Nine 18 (Jun) Hourly 18 (Jun) (2300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 18 (Jun) दोपहर समाचार 18 (Jun) समाचार संध्या 18 (Jun) प्रति घंटा समाचार 18 (Jun) (2305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 18 (Jun) Khabrein(Day) 18 (Jun) Khabrein(Eve) 18 (Jun)
Aaj Savere 18 (Jun) Parikrama 18 (Jun) Lok Ruchi Samachar 16 (Jun)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 18 (Jun) Samayki 18 (Jun) Sports Scan 18 (Jun) Spotlight/News Analysis 18 (Jun) Samachar Darshan 16 (Jun) Radio Newsreel 18 (Jun)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 13 (Jun) Surkhiyon Mein 13 (Jun) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 5 (Jun) Vaad-Samvaad 18 (Jun) Money Talk 18 (Jun) Current Affairs 14 (Jun)