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India, Pakistan brace for fast approaching cyclone

A man carries a child from a truck during an evacuation before the arrival of cyclone Biparjoy in Jakhau in the western state of Gujarat, India, on 14th June, 2023.

Mandvi, India/Karachi, PakistanReuters Authorities in India’s western state of Gujarat evacuated more than 75,000 people from vulnerable coastal communities with cyclone Biparjoy expected to whirl in from the Arabian Sea and make landfall by Thursday evening.  Early on Thursday, the storm, classified as a very severe cyclone, was centred 180 kilometres off Jakhau port in […]