India  

PM Modi reviews Cyclone Amphan situation in meeting with MHA, NDMA

IndiaTimes Monday, 18 May 2020 ()
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday chaired a high-level meeting with officials of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to review the Cyclone Amphan situation in different parts of the country. Amphan in the Bay of Bengal has intensified into an extremely severe cyclonic storm on Monday and is expected to further intensify into a super cyclonic storm, said Mrutyunjaya Mohapatra, India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director-General.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: ANI - Published
News video: Cyclone Amphan: Odisha has to evacuate around 50,000-60,000 people, says State Chief Secy

Cyclone Amphan: Odisha has to evacuate around 50,000-60,000 people, says State Chief Secy 02:52

As cyclone 'Amphan' is approaching Odisha, the State has to evacuate around 50,000 to 60,000 people, said Chief Secretary Asit Kumar Tripathy. While speaking to ANI, he said, "Going with the past experiences, we are taking IMD forecast seriously. We will have to evacuate around 50,000-60,000 people....

You Might Like


Recent related videos from verified sources

Cyclone Amphan crashes through Purba Medinipur, Nandigram with intense fury [Video]

Cyclone Amphan crashes through Purba Medinipur, Nandigram with intense fury

Check out this insane footage of Cyclone Amphan crashing through Purba Medinipur, Nandigram. Scary! Credit: Sayon Biswas @sayon_96 (Twitter)

Credit: Rumble Studio     Duration: 00:30Published
No one is driving this bus - it's being pushed by Cyclone Amphan [Video]

No one is driving this bus - it's being pushed by Cyclone Amphan

Check out these insane visuals of Cyclone Amphan earlier from Andhra Pradesh before it left for coastal areas of Bengal & Odisha. Note: There is no driver in this bus! Credit: Rahul Jha @JhaRahul_Bihar..

Credit: Rumble Studio     Duration: 00:31Published

Recent related news from verified sources

PM Narendra Modi to chair high-level meet as Cyclone Amphan set to intensify this evening

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to chair a high-level meeting with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)...
Zee News

Cyclone 'Amphan' to intensify into super cyclone by Monday evening, PM Modi to chair meeting to review situation

Cyclonic storm 'Amphan' is likely to intensify into a super cyclone by Monday evening and unleash heavy rains coupled with high-velocity winds in coastal Odisha...
IndiaTimes


Tweets about this