GJ-3RD LD CYCLONE - Cyclone Vayu begins skirting Saurashtra coast; alert continues
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Ahmedabad, Jun 13 (PTI) Bringing relief for Gujarat, Cyclone Vayu Thursday began moving away from the state coast, even as the danger of heavy winds and rainfall continued, officials said here.
State authorities have already evacuated three lakh people from low-lying areas near the coast to safer places, an official said.
Heavy rains which lashed the coastal areas were likely to continue, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
"The cyclone is likely to ...