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NCMC reviews preparedness as Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘Fani’ set to make landfall in Odisha

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Newdelhi:2/5/19:Cabinet Secretary Sh. P. K. Sinha again today reviewed the preparedness of States and Central Ministries/Agencies concerned to deal with the situation arising out of the Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm “FANI”. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed that FANI isexpected to touch Odisha coast south of Puri on the morning of 3rd May with wind speeds ranging up to 180 kmphcausing ...

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‘FANI” to cross Odisha Coast between Gopalpur and Chandbali around Puri during forenoon of 3rd May

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Newdelhi:2/5/19:Yesterday’s extremely severe cyclonic storm over westcentral Bay of Bengal (BoB) moved north-northeastwards and lay centered at 1430 hrs IST of 02nd May, 2019 over the same region near latitude 17.1°N and longitude 84.8°E, about 320 km south-southwest of Puri (Odisha), 170 km east-southeast of Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) and 610 km south- southwest of Digha (West Bengal). It is very likely to move ...

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India does not negotiate with any country on terrorism

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Newdelhi:2/5/19:India today said it does not negotiate with any country on terrorism and on matters related to the security of the country. Responding to media queries on the listing of Jaish-e-Mohammed Chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist at the UN, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, China has already given its reason why the hold has been lifted. ...

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Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited successfully commissions two units of lift irrigation project in Telangana

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Telangana :2/5/19: The Central Public Sector undertaking Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)  has successfully commissioned two motor – pump set units for the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (LIS) in Telangana. Under the scheme, 89 cumecs (cubic metres per second) of water will be lifted to a height of 106 metres from the Sripada Yellampalli reservoir to Medaram reservoir and will ...

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Devendra Fadnavis, Hansraj Ahir pay tributes to martyred security personnel

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Mumbai:2/5/19:Maharashtra Chief Minister Mr Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Home Mr Hansraj Ahir today paid tributes to 15 martyred security personnel at Gadchiroli Police Ground in Maharashtra. After laying the wreaths, Chief Minister Mr Fadnavis observed a two minutes’ silence to pay tribute to martyrs. The Chief Minister later met the family members and relatives of martyrs, ...

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Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi took high level meeting on Cyclone ‘FANI’

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Newdelhi:2/5/19:The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi took a high level meeting here today to review the preparedness of State and Central Ministries/Agencies concerned to deal with the situation arising out of Cyclone ‘FANI’. India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed that Cyclone ‘FANI’ is expected to touch Odisha coast south of Puri in the forenoon of 3rd May with the wind speed ranging up to ...

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Dharmendra Pradhan met the Cabinet Secretary PK Sinha

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Newdelhi:1/5/19 Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today met the Cabinet Secretary PK Sinha in New Delhi and held discussion on the preparedness for the impending cyclonic storm Fani. “All assistance will be provided to Odisha to tackle Cyclone Fani. Arrangements will be made for State’s demand for two helicopters,” said Pradhan, who hails from Odisha, after meeting with the Cabinet Secretary. ...

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Dharmendra Pradhan met CEC urging the latter to not delay Patkura elections.

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Newdelhi: 1/6/19:A day after BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik requested Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) for postponement of Patkura Assembly election in view of the impending cyclonic storm Fani, a delegation of BJP leaders led by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today met CEC in New Delhi urging the latter to not delay elections. “Elections at Patkura should be held ...

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Fani is expected to make landfall in Puri at around 5.30 pm on May 3

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Bhubaneswar:1/6/19: Special Relief Commissioner Bishnupada Sethi today informed that the extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make landfall in Puri at around 5.30 pm on May 3. “As per the IMD prediction, cyclonic storm Fani is expected to make landfall at 5.30 pm in Puri,” said Sethi. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reviewed the cyclone Fani preparedness at ...

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