Shillong, Oct 11, 2018:
In view of the cyclonic air circulation, the Indian Meteorological Department has issued a weather warning for Meghalaya on October 11 and 12.
On October 11, it was forecast that heavy rain will occur at isolated places of Meghalaya and on the following day, heavy to very heavy rain will lash certain places in the state.
In view of this, the State Revenue and Disaster Management department has asked all the deputy commissioners and sub division officers including line departments in the districts and sub divisions to be on maximum alert and monitor the situation in their areas regularly and take appropriate precautionary steps and relief measures.
The DCs are also advised to activate rapid and incident response team. Situation report and damage report are also to be submitted everyday to the department for further necessary action from its end.