At present, 'Maha' is still a 'severe cyclonic storm' hovering over the east-central Arabian sea, and is located around 400 kms away from coastal Porbandar.
Four warships of the Western Naval Command have been loaded with HADR materials like food packets, water, medical supplies and other essential commodities.
Five wooden Pakistani fishing boats have been seized by troops of Border Security Force (BSF) from Harami Nullah area in Gujarat.
The deep depression that formed over the northeast and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea on Sunday morning intensified into the cyclonic storm Hikaa after moving nearly westwards.
The fire was brought under control after hours of effort and the distressed ship was then escorted to Mundra port's outer anchorage.