19November2018

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

Heavy Rainfall & Fisherman Warning

Heavy rainfall (7-12 cm) likely to occur at isolated places over A&N Islands during next 24 hours. Under the influence of moderate to strong southwest monsoon over Andaman Sea, strong southwest to westerly wind speed exceeding 45 kmph and generally rough seas likely along and off A&N coast. Fishermen are advised to be cautious while venturing into the sea. The general public is advised to take precautionary measures and in case of any emergency contact in the following numbers of State Control Room, District Control Room & Emergency Operation Centres:

State Control Room: 03192- 238880 (Tele-Fax), 1077(Helpline).  District Control Room: 03192-238881  EOC (Campbell Bay): 03193-264020  EOC (Kamorta): 03193-263222  EOC (N&M): 03192-262960  EOC (Hut Bay): 03192-284014  EOC (Car Nicobar): 03193-265241