The government has said the arrangement is good for the refugees and the island is designed to offer better living conditions.
The Myanmar official urged India to develop frequent information exchange on trafficking of drugs and precursor smuggling activities at every level.
Formation of cyclones is not uncommon in the Arabian Sea during the pre-monsoon period and in the Bay of Bengal during the post-monsoon months of October to December.
Kerala can expect strong winds, heavy to very heavy rainfall with isolated extremely heavy rainfall from December 2
The secretaries from the ministries of Civil Aviation, Telecommunication, Power, Home, NDMA and the representative of Ministry of Defence also briefed the NCMC about their preparedness.
South Kerala is expected to bear the brunt in the form of extreme heavy rainfall, strong winds and rough sea conditions, though the cyclone is expected to make landfall on the south Tamil Nadu coast
Latest satellite and ship observations indicate that the depression over the southeast Bay of Bengal has moved west northwestwards and lies centred at about 710 km of Trincomalee.
Heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places with isolated extremely heavy rainfall is very likely over south Tamil Nadu and south Kerala on December 2
The weather system has formed over south Andaman sea and its neighbourhood, said N Puviarasan, director of Area Cyclone Warning Centre at Regional Meteorological Centre.
Under the influence of the system, light to moderate rainfall or thundershower is likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal till December 3.
Officials said heavy to very heavy rains are likely to occur at isolated places over South Tamil Nadu from December 1
UPDATES | Cyclone Nivar crosses coast near Puducherry as very severe cyclonic storm with wind speed of 120-130 kmph
Cyclone Nivar has weakened to a Severe cyclonic storm category after making landfall and is expected to move north-northwest wards and weaken further.
With Cyclone Nivar is expected to make landfall by Wednesday evening, the IMD has issued heavy and very heavy rainfall alert to many districts in Tamil Nadu.
Fishermen have been advised to stay off the sea and local authorities said they have also advised fishermen who have already set out for fishing to return.
The mega exercise is taking place at a time India and China are locked in a nearly six-month-long bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh.