Mumbai: The chief of the Indian Navy has said they are ready for Cyclone Fani, which is heading towards the eastern coast of the country.
Speaking to ANI, Admiral Sunil Lanba said, "We are prepared for the cyclone. Eastern Naval Command at Visakhapatnam is ready, all necessary measures have been taken. In coordination with the state governments of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, we are ready for the cyclone."
The country’s National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) urged locals to ignore rumours, prepare emergency kits, and secure their homes in preparation for the storm.