Severe Cyclonic Storm "Tauktae" further intensified into an "Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm" on Monday morning, the India Meteorological Department said in its latest bulletin. A red alert, for cyclone warning and landslide lookout, has been sounded in Gujarat and Diu. Cyclone Tauktae's name originates from a Burmese word which translates to gecko a "highly vocal lizard". The cyclone was named by neighbouring country Myanmar.
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