Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took stock of the situation in the wake of cyclonic conditions in western India.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said the low-pressure area formed over the Arabian Sea has intensified into a depression and it will further intensify into a cyclonic storm.
"Took stock of the situation in the wake of cyclone conditions in parts of India''s western coast," the Prime Minister tweeted.
"Praying for everyone's well-being. I urge people to take all possible precautions and safety measures," he said.
The Prime Minister also spoke to Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, the PMO tweeted.
PM @narendramodi has spoken to CM of Maharashtra Shri Uddhav Thackeray, CM of Gujarat Shri @vijayrupanibjp and Administrator of Daman Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli Shri @prafulkpatel regarding the cyclone situation. He assured all possible support and assistance from the Centre.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) June 2, 2020
Cyclone Nisarga will cross north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts late in the evening on June 3.