RSTV: THE BIG PICTURE- INCREASING INCIDENCE OF SEVERE CYCLONES

Introduction: The powerful Cyclone Tauktae battered the western coast. The cyclone is classified as an ‘Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm’ and is the fifth-strongest cyclone ever in recorded history in the Arabian Sea. At a time,when India is battling a massive spread of Covid-19, the cyclonic storm has unleashed a double-edged sword to people in the …