pennews
www.pennews.net
Cyclone Vayu: Gujarat to evacuate lakhs of people
National

Cyclone Vayu: Gujarat to evacuate lakhs of people

Pennews

Cyclone Vayu is moving closer to the coast of Gujarat. The entire coastline from Kutch to south Gujarat has been put on "high alert". Nearly three lakh people will be evacuated from the area as Gujarat prepares for the landfall of Vayu, expected on Thursday morning.

Schools and colleges in the coastal districts are closed today and tomorrow. Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday reviewed the preparations for Cyclone Vayu. The ministry has also sent detailed advisories to Gujarat and the Union Territory of Diu.