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'Maha' intensifies into severe cyclonic storm: IMD

  • Cyclonic storm 'Maha' in the Arabian Sea has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm, the India Meteorological Department said.
  • The Lakshadweep islands and, to a relatively lesser extent, the coastal districts of Kerala bore the brunt of Cyclone Maha which continues to cut a furious swathe across the Arabian Sea.
  • 2,060 people shifted to 20 camps set up in seven districts.