Cyclone Nivar: IMD issues orange alert for Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
The National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) has alerted Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, over the status of cyclone Nivar that is likely to hit these two states along with other states like Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. NCMC has cautioned the people stating that the cyclone may hit between Tuesday and Thursday. The meteorological department has released a statement that north coastal Andhra districts are likely to receive moderate rainfall. Nellore is expected to be affected more. It has directed the officials concerned to alert the people who are likely to face its wrath. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and other agencies have been warned to tackle the challenges.