Cyclone Amphan LIVE Updates | Indian Air Force has readied 25 aircraft, 31 helicopters for relief operations in areas affected by Cyclone Amphan. (PTI)
Cyclone Amphan Highlights: West Bengal, Odisha limp to normalcy after super cyclone ravages states
Earlier today, PM Modi had announced interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore and Rs 500 crore, respectively, for West Bengal and Odisha.
Cyclone Amphan is the fiercest cyclone to hit West Bengal in 100 years. Power outage and frequent fibre cuts have disrupted telecom connectivity in the cyclone hit areas, particularly Kolkata, North and South 24 Pargana districts of West Bengal.
In Odisha, nearly 45 lakh people have been affected by the extremely severe cyclonic storm.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take stock of the situation in the two states on May 22.This LIVE blog will bring you the latest updates from that front. Stay tuned for the latest updates. Catch LIVE updates here: