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CASE STUDY

Gaja Cyclone

(November 2018)

On November 5, a low pressure system formed over the Gulf of Thailand, which crossed into the Andaman sea and then the Bay of Bengal. At the time of landfall of the cyclone in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, heavy winds of about 175–180 km/h speed were experienced.

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People survey the damage caused by cyclone Gaja in their vicinity, at Kodiakkarai in Nagapattinam district. Source: PTI