Cyclone Gulab: Landfall begins over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Orissa
Gulab, a cyclone, has made landfall in the coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh and Orissa. It is the state's second cyclone in four months. Sumit Kumar, Joint Collector of Srikakulam district, claimed that the cyclone has already made landfall in Sontabommali and Palasa Mandal, with gusts reaching 70km/h. According to the district Collector, it is anticipated to grow to 90 to 100 km/h. NDRF troops have already arrived to assist in the rescue effort. He stated that revenue, police, and special authorities have been assigned to handle the different problems.