The Metereological department has warned that the cyclone Fani has turned into a severe storm in the south-west Bay of Bengal and is expected to cross Odisha on May 3.
The cyclone is likely to cause slight to medium rainfall in the northern Tamil Nadu. However, when it crosses Odisha, serious damages might occur to the landscape because of the severe storm. Many safety measures were being taken in a war footing view.
The Army and Air Forces were set at ready pace to meet the calamity. Medical supplies and other necessities were prepared well to meet any need. NDRF has already prepositioned nearly 41 teams.