Supercyclone Amphan expected to cause flooding & massive damage in coastal areas of Bengal. Rail will be impacted and, power and communications will be affected
Guwahati: Amid COVID-19 pandemic when several restrictions are imposed across the nation, Supercyclone Amphan is likely to make landfall in West Bengal on Wednesday afternoon or evening. The extremely severe cyclonic storm heading during such crisis is making the work of National Disaster Response Force more challenging.
The cyclone is expected to cause flooding and massive damage in the coastal areas of Bengal. Rail will be impacted and, power and communications will be affected.
Further, impacted by the tropical storm, Sikkim, Assam and Meghalaya are predicted to received light to moderate rainfall.
Here are 8 facts about the super cyclone: