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Cyclonic storm ‘Nilofar’

Ques for Mains - Critically analyze the causes of occurrence of cyclone near India every year. Suggest methods to deal with it. The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) is fully geared up for rescue operations in the wake of cyclonic storm ‘Nilofar’ in Arabian Sea along Gujarat coast. NDRF has alerted its 03 Battalions situated at Vadodara (Gujarat), Pune (Maharashtra) and Bathinda (Punjab). 07 rescue and relief teams are pre-positioned at Gandhidam, Dwarka, Porbandar, Veeraval, Rajkot and two teams at Bhuj in Gujarat. NDRF teams Continue reading →