Amphan to turn into extremely severe cyclonic storm on May 19, to cross Odisha and West Bengal on May 20
Saturday, 16 May 2020 () The IMD on Saturday said the deep depression over southeast Bay of Bengal intensified into a Cyclonic storm - called 'Amphan'. It will turn into an extremely severe Cyclonic storm on May 19 and bring “heavy to very heavy” rainfall in coastal Odisha and West Bengal for two days. Amphan is likely to cross Odisha and West Bengal coasts by May 20.
In a bid to create awareness among the masses, sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created sand sculpture on cyclone Amphan. The sand art was made at a beach in Odisha's Puri. Pattnaik wrote a message 'Don't Panic Stay Safe'. IMD has issued a warning that cyclone Amphan will intensify into an extremely...
Cyclonic storm 'Amphan' hovering over Southeast Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood is likely to "intensify" further into a "severe cyclonic storm" during next 12... Mid-Day Also reported by •Zee News •DNA •IndiaTimes