Storm Tauktae LIVE: Prime Minister Modi announces package 1,000 package package for Gujarat
Tauktae LIVE: Prime Minister Modi announces package 1,000 package package for Gujarat: Prime Minister will leave Delhi at 9.30am on Wednesday to Bhavnagar, Gujarat. From Bhavnagar, the Prime Minister will continue the air research of Una, Diu, Jafarabad and Mahuva. He will also hold a review meeting in Ahmedabad after the air research.
The storm, which was classified as the strongest hurricane on Monday, has now subsided and settled in southern Rajasthan and the jurisdictional state of Gujarat on Wednesday morning, India's environment ministry said.
Hurricane Tauktae has affected weather conditions in several parts of North India. Many places like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, and Delhi are likely to see rain in the next few hours on Wednesday.
Typhoon Tauktae LIVE Updates:
Prime Minister Modi announces financial aid for cr 1,000 crore in Gujarat
Prime Minister Modi on Wednesday announced the cr 1000 crore funding for emergency services in Gujarat. The center will also send a delegation of UN Ministers to the government to assess the extent of the damage in Gujarat, the Prime Minister's Office said.
2 lakh ex-gratia to families affected by hurricane Tauktae: PM Modi
-2 lakh ex-gratia will be given to relatives of those who lost their lives as a result of Typhoon Tauktae in all the affected provinces, Prime Minister Modi said on Wednesday. While ₹ 50,000 will be given to the injured.