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According to the Indian Meteorological Department, the Super Cyclone Amphon will hit Digha (West Bengal) and Hatia Islands (Bangladesh) near Sunderbans by noon or evening on Wednesday. Are you ready for it? Here is Dos and Dont's before and during Super Cyclone. During this time the wind speed can reach from 155-165 kilometers per hour to 185 kilometers per hour. The department has predicted heavy destruction. According to the department, during this period, raw houses, old pucca houses, electric and telephone poles, and coconut trees can also be severely damaged. Apart from this, rail and road routes are also likely to be affected in many places.
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a new alert on the coasts of West Bengal and Odisha on Tuesday, warning that Cyclone Amphan is likely to advance into West Bengal as an extremely severe cyclonic storm tomorrow. The meteorological department also requested that all fishing activities be suspended in West Bengal and Odisha until May 20, in the wake of Super Cyclone Amphan. The cyclone is expected to make landfall on Wednesday (May 20).
The cyclone, which is expected to make landfall in Bengal on Wednesday, has become a 'super cyclone,' the meteorological office said this afternoon. It had intensified in an extremely severe cyclonic storm overnight. Because of this, AMPHAN Cyclone Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a high-level meeting at 4 pm on Monday to review cyclone preparedness, Union Interior Minister Amit Shah tweeted.
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a warning to suspend all fishing activities in West Bengal and Odisha until May 20, following the super cyclone Amphan; Images of the Bhadrak in Odisha, one of the 6 districts expected to be affected by the cyclone.
Path trajectory of severe AMPHAN Cyclone-
During & After Cyclone