Cyclone AMPHAN live updates : Storm begins with heavy rainfall across Odisha and Bengal

NDRF workers remove fallen trees on 116B Digha Nandakumar National Highway.

Cyclone AMPHAN live updates

Kolkata : Extremely severe cyclone storm ‘AMPHAN’ (pronunciation ‘Um-Pun’) landfall process started. The storm is expected to pack winds gusting upto 185 km per hour when it crosses West Bengal’s Digha and Hatiya Island of Bangaladesh where around 20 million have been moved to over 12 thousands shelters . The Indian Navy , Coast Guard and NDRF on high alert. Stay with AzadHindNews to get Cyclone AMPHAN live updates.

Cyclone ‘AMPHAN’ live updates ( ANI)

  • 17:40 IST : Amphan live updates from Digha beach , West Bengal

  • 17:30 IST – Trees uprooted , roofs damaged , building damaged , cars smashed in Kolkata ( Sourav Sanyal tweet)

  • 17:20 IST : Cyclone AMPHAN accelerating towards Sundarbans , Extremely rough sea conditions , gusty winds lashting coastal areas.

  • 17:05 IST – Kolkata right now . Strong winds with heavy rainfall

  • 16:40 IST – Super Cyclone Amphan is crossing West Bengal coast between Digha and Hatiya close to Sunderban. The forward sector of wall clouds has entered into the land. Landfall process will continue and take 2-3hours to complete : IMD bulletin

  • 16:25 IST – NDRF jawans remove fallen trees on 116 B Digha-Nandakumar National Highway

#আকাশবাণী_সংবাদ_কলকাতাঝড়ের দাপটে ছিঁড়ে পড়া বিদ্যুতের তার কেটে সরাচ্ছেন এন ডি আর এফ-এর কর্মীরা।

Akashvani Sangbad Kolkata यांनी वर पोस्ट केले बुधवार, २० मे, २०२०

  • 16:14 IST -Based on experience during Cyclone ‘FANI’ , all the teams equipped with tree cutters / poll cutters for post lndfall restoration .

  • 16: 12 IST – More than 5 lakh people have been evacuated in West Bengal and 1,58,640 people in Odisha : NDRF chief SN Pradhan

  • 16:05 IST – West Bengal’s Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee closely monitoring the situation from Nabanna
Cyclone AMPHAN live updates
  • Rainfall and strong winds at Chandipur in Balasore district. The landfall process of Cycline AMPHAN commenced since 2:30 PM , will continue for about four hours.

  • “There is information about 1 casualty in Bhadrak. Medical and administrative team proceeded to village to inquest , after which exact cause of death can be decided by collector. Another death occured yesterday. It is not cyclone related death as of now.” Said by PK Jena , special relief commissioner, Odisha
  • Kendrapara district (Odisha) witnessed heavy rainfall due to #AMPHAN

  • Cyclone AMPHAN has moved down its originally forecasted path. It has already crossed Paradip, Kendrapara, Dhamra and right now it is at sea-adjoining Balasore.

  • “Bhadrak and Balasore (in Odisha) will continue to have damaging impact for 2-3 more hours . After this Odisha will not have any damaging impact ” said by IMD chief Mrutyunjay Mahapatra

দুপুর ৩টে দশের পারাদ্বীপ….

Sukanta Das यांनी वर पोस्ट केले बुधवार, २० मे, २०२०

  • The situation of Paradip around 15:00 IST

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