"for Nearly 800 000 people have been evacuated from coastal areas in eastern India ahead of cyclone Fani which is expected to reach the coast in the state of Odisha on Friday."
"Buses, trains and boats were used to bring people to the around a thousand shelters set up in schools and governmental buildings."
"Violent storms usually hit eastern and south-eastern India during the period april to december. The cyclone Fani is the strongest that hit the country since 1999, when a cyclone during the 30 hours killed around 10 000 people. A massevakuering of the nearly one million people in 2013, is believed to have saved many lives."