Instances of cyclones have risen by 32% in the last 5 years while there was an overall rise of 11% over the last decade, reported the meteorological department of India.
There have been at least 6 severe cyclone hits in India every year, for the last two years. These cyclones cause alter the weather causing extreme conditions like droughts, heavy rainfalls, severe heat and unbearable cold.
The meteorological department has also highlighted that out of 718 districts in India, 162 are cyclone hazardous zones. If you are in one of these 162 zones, are you prepared to take the next hit?