Interactive | Fani not the first, explore India's devastating summer cyclones over the years
By Sukshma Ramakrishnan • 03/05/2019 at 1:52PM
Since the super cyclone of 1999 that claimed close to 10,000 lives, Cyclone Fani is the first cyclonic storm of such severity to hit India.
Cyclone Fani is one of those rare tropical cyclones that occur during summer months. Over one million people have been evacuated as the severe cyclonic storm made landfall on May 3, 2019 on India's east coast in Odisha.
How well do you know about the cyclones that have hit India during summer months? Explore using our interactive!
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