Cyclone Amphan LIVE: Landfall begins in Bengal, likely to go on for 4 hrs

Elvera Bartels

Cyclone Amphan Are living updates: Cyclone Amphan will make landfall close to Sundarbans concerning Digha (West Bengal) and Hatiya Islands (Bangladesh) as an “extremely critical cyclonic storm” on Wednesday afternoon or night, dumping large rain with howling winds at sustained winds of 155-one hundred sixty five kmph, gusting to 185 kmph.
“Amphan is the most rigorous and the 1st tremendous cyclone because the 1999 Odisha cyclone. We are dealing with a multi-hazard state of affairs as the devastating winds are predicted to induce extensive damage to buildings,h ouses and trees,” claimed Mrutyunjay Mohapatra, director common of the, India Meteorological Division.
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