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Cyclone Titli Naming History, Destruction Capacity, Timing and Affected Areas

Cyclone Titli History, Naming, Destruction Capacity, Timing, Affected Cities

Cyclone Titli caused widespread damage in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. Due to titli cyclone Ganjam, Gajapati, Khurda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak and Balasore have been affected. There are very interesting names are given to these Cyclones. 

Naming convention was started in 1953 and in initial stage naming was only given to the Atlantic Oceans. In the Indian ocean naming conventions of these cyclone has started in 2004. Total 8 countries have tie-up to give naming to Indian ocean cyclones  India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Oman, Thailand, Bangladesh, and the Maldives. 

In the list of 32 countries, India has given Lahar, Vaayu, Megh, and Sagar. Famous names of 


 

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