cyclone Ockhi

With 5.85 lakh tonnes, Kerala third in marine fish production

The country’s marine fish production showed signs of revival in 2017 with the annual marine fish landings registering a 5.6 per cent increase compared to the previous year.

published on : 27th June 2018

Cyclone Ockhi: Fishermen meet CM Edappadi K Palaniswami, seek intensive search operations

Representatives submit a seven-point charter of demands; Fisheries Minister says State government taking all necessary measures to trace those missing

published on : 9th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami announces Rs 10 lakh solatium to kin of dead fishermen

Palaniswami also announced setting up of a high-level committee to go into the matter of missing fishermen and submit a report.

published on : 7th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi in Tamil Nadu: Nagapattinam fisherman dies, body washed out near Lakshadweep

A 21-year-old fisherman from Serudhur fishing hamlet died after his boat on November 30 drowned being trapped in the rough sea near Lakshadweep due to Cyclone Ochki.

published on : 4th December 2017

Yes, Ockhi is indeed a cyclone!

How would those in power know that a ‘weather condition’ wandering around Sri Lanka would mature into a cyclone and go straight for the Left government’s throat?

published on : 4th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi in Kerala: Still no permanent base for Navy, Coast Guard ships in Thiruvananthapuram 

Cyclone Ockhi and the frantic scramble for organising rescue efforts down south have yet again underscored the need for permanently stationing Naval and Coast Guard ships in Thiruvananthapuram.

published on : 4th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi moves away from Lakshadweep: Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan

Now about 1,000 km southwest of Gujarat's Surat, Cyclone Ockhi is likely to move in northeasterly direction and gradually weaken, according to Union Environment Ministry.

published on : 3rd December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Relief camps set up; minister visits refugees in Thiruvananthapuram

The district administration on Friday opened relief camps, mostly in schools, in each village as the magnitude of the damage caused by cyclone Ockhi increased.

published on : 2nd December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: 165 families relocated in Kerala

Around 130 families from Chellanam, 17 from Kumbalangi and 18 from Edavanakad town of Ernakulam district have been shifteddue to Cyclone Ockhi, said the district administration.

published on : 1st December 2017

Kiss and go: Cyclone Ockhi leaves a trail of destruction in Tamil Nadu, Kerala

Scenes at the rain battered southern districts of the State resembled that of a post-apocalyptic movie, with uprooted electricity poles, fallen trees, inundated roads and collapsed houses.

published on : 1st December 2017

Cyclone storm Ockhi: Navy deploys ships for search and rescue off Kerala coast

At least six fishing boats with fishermen on board and one marine engineering vessel are reported missing at sea near Vizhinjam.

published on : 30th November 2017