As Cyclone Gaja is set to make landfall today between pamban and Cuddalore on Thursday. Tamil Nadu and Puducherry governments have taken all the neccessary measure that are needed. Authorities have declared holiday for all educational instutions in Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur, Thanjavur and Cuddalore districts and puducherry. People can contact control rooms toll free at 1070,1077 or 1031 for assistance. Telecom service operators have stocked fuel for five days to operate generators for uninterrupted mobile network connection during power outages. Atleast 212 low lying areas have been identified across coastal areas and 249 shelters have been made ready.