Taking advantage of the lockdown, every newspaper is laying off its employees but without any proper settlement
Churches and mosques in Goa have decided to remain closed for some more time, even though the state government has allowed reopening of religious places from Monday.
IMD says the cyclone crossed the the Maharashtra coast at Raigad between 12.30 and 2.30 pm on Wednesday. Follow live updates here:
The IMD has issued an orange-colour coded warning to Kerala, coastal Karnataka, Goa and coastal Maharashtra for June 1.
Politicians and residents accuse the Goa govt of being too lax in giving out permits, and are asking for a cap on the number of people who can enter the state.
As the state’s tourism industry counts its losses, anxious workers are thronging railway stations and even walking home to north Indian states.
13 days into a lockdown in the state, residents are still struggling to access essentials supplies such as food and medicines.
The exact cause of the celebrated designer's death is not known.
The Goa Forward Party has sought a CBI probe into the deaths.
IMD has predicted that the cyclonic storm will move towards the coast of Oman.