Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami and Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasami regarding the situation in the
wake of Cyclone Nivar.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, "Spoke to Tamil Nadu CM Shri
@EPSTamilNadu and Puducherry CM Shri @VNarayanasami regarding the situation in
the wake of Cyclone Nivar. Assured all possible support from the Centre. I pray
for the safety and well-being of those living in the affected areas."
Caution signal Seven
hoisted at Puducherry and Cuddalore ports and five in Nagapatinam Port in
central Tamil Nadu
Cyclone Nivar is likely to cross the North Tamil Nadu coast between
Puducherry and Mahabalipuram in the North Tamil Nadu coast on November 25th
afternoon. Caution signal number Seven has been hoisted at Puducherry and
Cuddalore ports and signal number five in Nagapatinam Port in central Tamil
Nadu. The signals are an indication that the cyclonic storm is expected to cross
the coast near these ports in the next 48 hours.
Trains and buses passing through the likely path of the cyclone have been
cancelled. The fishermen in north and central tamil nadu coast have been asked
not to venture into the sea for the next two days