New Delhi :
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi will be visiting West Bengal and Odisha tomorrow to take stock of the situation in the wake of Cyclone Amphan.
In a tweet, the Prime Minister’s office said “Tomorrow, PM Narendra Modi will travel to West Bengal and Odisha to take stock of the situation in the wake of Cyclone Amphan. He will conduct aerial surveys and take part in review meetings, where aspects of relief and rehabilitation will be discussed.”
Seeing the visuals on devastation caused by Cyclone Amphan, PM wished that situation normalises in West Bengal & Odisha at the earliest.
Earlier in the day Prime Minister Modi In a series of tweets said, “My thoughts are with the people of Odisha as the state bravely battles the effects of Cyclone Amphan. Authorities are working on the ground to ensure all possible assistance to the those affected. I pray that the situation normalises at the earliest.
NDRF teams are working in the cyclone affected parts. Top officials are closely monitoring the situation and also working in close coordination with the West Bengal government.
No stone will be left unturned in helping the affected.
In another tweet Prime Minister Said, “In this challenging hour, the entire nation stands in solidarity with West Bengal. Praying for the well-being of the people of the state. Efforts are on to ensure normalcy”.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, in a press conference today, requested the Prime Minister to come to West Bengal and visit the super Cyclone affected area.
In West Bengal alone, the death toll due to cyclonic storm has increased to 72. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at a press conference announced compensation of Rs 2.5 lakh for the families of those who died from the clashes.