Cyclone Tauktae: Main gateway to Diu from Gir Somnath

The Fact News Service
The Urban/Metropolitan Belt of Diu having been cleared on 18/19 May, the Army Teams are now focussing on rural belt of Vanakbara and surrounding areas near the coast. Relief work now entails clearing lanes and by-lanes of Vanakbara with JCB, HMV with MHC and Recovery Veh to clear the trees and poles which are either blocking the lanes or have fallen on houses of the locals. This relief work has started around 1200 hours today and will continue till 2200 hours. Subsequently, it’ll start at first light on 20 May and is likely to get over by last light.    

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