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Cyclone Mocha: Odisha, West Bengal take precautionary steps
04/05/2023 06:28 PM | Click to read full article
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said a cyclone is likely to be formed over the Bay of Bengal around May 9. The possible cyclonic storm will be named as Cyclone Mocha. The IMD said that a cyclonic circulation is likely to develop over Southeast Bay of Bengal around 6 May 2023. The IMD in its latest bulletin stated that under its influence a low pressure area is likely to form over the same region around May 7.