Kerala on Red Alert; Cyclone Burevi Likely to Hit the Coast Today
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday, 2 December, said that the state is on a high alert in view of Cyclone Burevi. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, and Alappuzha districts for 3 December in view of Cyclone Burevi, reported ANI.
The cyclonic storm is expected to cross Thiruvananthapuram by Friday, 4 December, and affect seven districts. Apart from Thiruvananthapuram, the IMD has also issued a red alert to Kollam, Pathanamthitta and Alappuzha.
Amit Shah Speaks to CMs of Tamil Nadu & Kerala
Union Home Minister Amit Shah spoke to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswam and Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan in the wake of Cyclone Burevi.
“Modi government is committed for all possible support to help people of Tamil Nadu and Kerala,” said Shah in a tweet.
He further stated that several teams of the NDRF have been deployed in both states.