Amitabh Bachchan recently became a victim of Cyclone Tauktae as it hit Mumbai and caused serious damages to the megastar’s property.
The talented artist from India’s Odisha created a sand sculpture urging people to stay safe and avoid panicking amid the ongoing cyclone Taukte.
The UAE’s National Center of Meteorology (NCM) on Tuesday said that Cyclone Tauktae, which has ravaged coastal region of India, will have no effect on the UAE
Authorities warned it could cause extensive damage to flimsy houses and a storm surge could push seawater 25 kilometres inland, flooding cities including Kolkata.
The Meteorological Department has asked local authorities and two ports to raise their highest alert, as the cyclone is expected to unleash a storm surge as high as seven feet (two metres) in coastal districts.
The head of Indonesia’s weather agency (BMKG) said a new cyclone, named Odette, was gaining traction and could hit Lampung province on the island of Sumatra, as well as the provinces of East Java and Central Java and the island of Bali.
At least 33 people died and more than 90 were missing on Tuesday after a monster cyclone slammed India, compounding the country's woes as it posted a new record number of coronavirus deaths in 24 hours.
A monster cyclone was lashing India on Tuesday, with powerful winds and driving rain leaving at least 21 people dead, and interrupting the vaccine programme the country urgently needs to get its spiralling Covid-19 outbreak under control.
The storm smashed into the Bombay High oilfield near Mumbai, where India's biggest offshore oil rigs are located, and sank the barge that had 261 personnel on board.