Amphan India facing second super cyclone, says NDRF chief


Amphan India facing second super cyclone, says NDRF chief

'Amphan' is the second tremendous cyclone after the primary hit Odisha in 1999. (Picture: PTI)

Tremendous cyclone Amphan will make landfall on Might 20 between Digha in West Bengal and Hatia island in Bangladesh, chief of the Nationwide Catastrophe Response Power, S N Pradhan, mentioned on Monday.

Addressing a hurriedly convened press convention, Pradhan mentioned the NDRF was not taking Amphan evenly as it is just the second time that India is dealing with a brilliant cyclone.

He mentioned it is a very vital incident as that is the second tremendous cyclone after the primary hit Odisha in 1999.

The landfall of cyclone Amphan can be on Might 20 between Digha in West Bengal and Hatia Island in Bangladesh, he mentioned.

The director-general of the NDRF mentioned his drive has devoted a complete of 53 groups, together with these on standby, for cyclone-affected states of Odisha and West Bengal.

"It's a twin problem as cyclone is placing within the time of Covid-19 outbreak; we're taking all precautions," he mentioned.

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