Bengal Cyclone

Cyclone threat: Bengal government evacuates thousands in coastal areas; heavy rain likely for two days

Rescue teams were seen asking scattered groups of tourists and locals to vacate beaches in Digha, Shankarpur, Tajpur and Bakkhali.

published on : 4th December 2021

Central team to review damage caused by cyclone Yaas in West Bengal

The inter-ministerial team headed by SK Shahi, joint secretary in the ministry of home affairs, will take stock of the situation in South 24 Parganas district.

published on : 5th June 2021

Cyclone Yaas: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee conducts aerial survey of North 24 Parganas district

Several areas in Purba Medinipur, South and North 24 Parganas districts bore the brunt of Cyclone 'Yaas', which made its landfall in neighbouring Odisha.

published on : 28th May 2021

Cyclone Yaas: West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar to attend Modi-Mamata meeting to review damages

The meeting is scheduled to be held at Kalaikunda in Paschim Medinipur district on Friday afternoon after Modi undertakes an aerial survey of the affected areas.

published on : 28th May 2021

Cyclone Yaas to intensify into very severe cyclonic storm, warns Met department

The Met office has issued a warning for heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places in Puri, Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, Balasore and Mayurbhanj districts on Tuesd

published on : 22nd May 2021