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Fast And Furious Cyclone Tauktae Leaves A Trail Of Destruction On Western Coast

The Navy rescues 177 from barge adrift in the Arabian Sea, seven dead in Gujarat after cyclone Tauktae hits western coast

May 18, 2021

Restoration works underway at the Gateway of India in the aftermath of Cyclone Tauktae, in Mumbai.

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Mangled remains of vehicles after a tree collapsed on them, uprooted by strong winds induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Mumbai.

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A damaged car after a tree fell on it due to a storm triggered by Cyclone Tauktae, at Khar in Mumbai.

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Tin sheets lie on a road after being detached from the roofs of a few shops due to strong winds, induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Surat.

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Tree uprooted and damaged due to heavy rainfall at Dadar in Mumbai.

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This photograph provided by Indian Navy shows one of the people rescued from the Arabian Sea being brought for medical attention at naval air station INS Shikra in Mumbai. The Indian Navy is working to rescue crew members from a sunken barge and a second cargo vessel that was adrift Tuesday off the coast of Mumbai after Cyclone Tauktae struck the western coast.

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This photograph provided by Indian Navy shows one of the men rescued from the Arabian Sea being brought for medical attention at naval air station INS Shikra in Mumbai.

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Debris of a compound wall which collapsed due to Cyclone Tauktae, at Vasant Vihar in Thane. The cyclone made landfall near the Union Territory of Diu causing heavy rain in coastal regions.

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NDRF personnel clear a fallen tree from a road after Cyclone Tauktae caused widesprted damage in Valsad, Gujarat.

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Municipal workers clear trees from roads after heavy rainfall in Mumbai.

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A car stands damaged by a fallen tree after heavy rainfall in Mumbai.

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This photograph provided by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) shows NDRF personnel clearing a tree trunk from a road at Mahuva town in Bhavnagar district, in Gujarat.

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Two men try to move a branch of a tree that fell on a road after Cyclone Tauktae hit Surat, Gujarat.

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