Extremely Severe Cyclone Fani, that was making a breaking news since the last few days, has finally made a landfall at Puri, Odisha at 8:40 am on Friday.
Soon after realising the devastating nature of this storm, the entire East Coast was put on high alert, with back to back warnings regarding evacuation of major prone areas. Presently, major areas such as Bhubaneswar, Ganjam, Puri and Paradip in Odisha are experiencing extremely heavy rains with wind speed 180-190 kmph, gusting up to 200 kmph.
The frightening sound of ferocious winds is being heard, sweeping, uprooting and dislocating every piece of thing coming its way. Not only this, one person has been reported dead due to uprooting of trees in Sakhigopal, Puri.
Read about Cyclone Fani in Hindi:पुरी के रास्ते ओडिशा में घुसा भीषण चक्रवात फानी, तेज़ हवाओं के साथ हो रही बारिश
Looking at the current situation, one thing is clear! This deadly storm is not going to stop anytime soon and we expect more damage and danger!
The storm has clearly saddened the entire country, with social media flooding with prayers coming from different corners of the country. Check out how twitteratis are reacting to this!
The process of landfall of #CycloneFani has begun ..extremely high wind speed ..heavy rain ..the harrowing sound ..reminds me of 1999 Supercyclone
With folded hands I pray to Lord Almighty Jaganath ji to give us the strength to endure this? pic.twitter.com/BXkdNQlULm
— Chowkidar Sambit Patra (@sambitswaraj) May 3, 2019
— Nishant (@NishantMaher) May 3, 2019
— ᏚᎪᎷᏴᏆᎢ (@Palaaaaat) May 3, 2019
— Chowkidar Megha Jain ⏳ (@iammegha12) May 3, 2019
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) May 3, 2019
— Jhantu Nath?? (@iamjhantu) May 3, 2019
Prayers are with you all Odisha ?? #CycloneFani
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) May 3, 2019
— चौकीदार भवतोष? (@BhavtoshU) May 3, 2019
— Asit Mohanty - ଅସିତ ମହାନ୍ତି (@Asit5) May 3, 2019
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