Rough sea near Andaman, fishermen advised to stay away: NDMA
Named as Maarutha, it is the maiden cyclone of the season to form in any Indian Sea. The cyclone is presently centered around 325 km west-northwest of Maya Bandar in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and 520 km south-southwest of Kyaukpyu, Myanmar.
According to Skymet weather, Maarutha which is moving at a speed of 26 kmph will continue to track north-northeastwards. It is most likely to cross Myanmar coast between Sittwe and Sandoway by April 17.