SRIKAKULAM: As cyclone ‘Titli’ made a landfall, two people were killed in Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh.
The cyclone ‘Titli’ hovered along Kalingapatnam of Andhra Pradesh for the last two days and hit the coast near Gollapadu-Pallesarathi villages of Santabommalimandal, at around 3:35 am today. Kalingapatanam in Andhra Pradesh recorded wind speed of 56 kmph. Titli is a very severe cyclonic storm, it is being monitored by the coastal Doppler Weather Radars at Visakhapatnam, and Paradip regularly.
Government and authorities are on alert. It is the need of the hour for everyone to come forward. I am confident that this crisis will be handled in a proper way with everyone’s support, said Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister.