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Gujarat: Indian Meteorological Department issues warning for fishermen June 11,2021   |  Source: The Times of India

Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning and advised fishermen in south Gujarat not to venture into sea till June 13. In the warning issued on Wednesday, the IMD has forecasted wind speed of 40-50 kmph from south-western direction. The warning also mentions that the wind speed may go up to 60 kmph and the sea will be rough to very rough with waves from south-western direction. “We have instructed fishermen through our local officers to follow the guidelines from IMD. Our teams are alert and there are no warnings of damage in coastal areas,” said R R Rawal, district collector, Valsad.


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