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Stand for Odisha's Fani affected Victims
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  • Utkal

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    Utkal Samaj
  • OC

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    from Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra


*Stand For Odisha Cyclone Fani Victims*

Cyclone Fani, which has been classified as an extremely severe cyclone (ESC), is the 10th such cyclone had hit India in May in past 52 years. Data from the India Meteorological Department (IMD) shows that the last time an extremely severe cyclone hit India in May was in 2004.  IMD data on cyclones that hit India between 1965 and 2017 show that the country has weathered 39 extremely severe cyclones in these 52 years. Of these, nearly 60 per cent (23) were between October and December. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) classifies cyclones on the basis of the maximum sustained surface wind speed (MSW) they generate. Timing and strength are two factors that make Cyclone Fani, pronounced as Foni, different from most other tropical cyclones in this time of the year. Cyclone Fani started developing around April 25 and has made a landfall on 3rd May morning in Odisha on the east coast...

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