Port Blair, May 27: Heavy (07 to 11cm) rainfall likely to occur at isolated places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands for next 24 hours. Due to strong Southwest monsoon over Andaman sea, Strong Southwesterly wind speed between 40 and 50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph and rough to very rough seas very likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coast. Fishermen are advised not to venture in to the sea during next 48 hours. The general public is advised to take precautionary measures and in case of any emergency contact in the following phone numbers of State Control Room, District Control Room and Emergency Operation Centres. State Control Room: 03192- 238880 (Tele-Fax), 1077(Helpline); District Control Room: 03192-238881; EOC (Campbell Bay): 03193-264020; EOC (Kamorta): 03193-263222; EOC (N&M): 03192-262960; EOC (Hut Bay): 03192-284014; EOC (Car Nicobar): 03193-265241; EOC (Havelock): 03192-282030 ; EOC (Ferrargunj): 03192-266527; EOC (Neil): 03192- 284511.
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