At a time when the private sector is witnessing mergers and acquisitions, the central government scrapped its earlier plan to merge National Insurance Company Ltd, Oriental Insurance Company Ltd and United India Insurance Company Ltd into one. Super cyclone Amphan will make landfall on May 20 between Digha in West Bengal and Hatia island in Bangladesh, chief of the National Disaster Response Force, S N Pradhan, said on Monday. With the month of March being the least active of the year, Intense Tropical Cyclone Herold formed, becoming the first major tropical cyclone, which is Category 3 or higher on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale. Cyclone Amphan, formed in the Bay of Bengal, had hit West Bengal and Bangladesh on May 20. Chandigarh. Before the cyclone struck in the two states, over 500,000 people had been evacuated and taken to safe places in West Bengal while over 100,000 were evacuated in Odisha. The cyclone has left at least 12 people dead and damaged infrastructure in the state. The personnel were tested on the basis of contact tracing after one of them deployed in West Bengal was found infected a few days ago. Bihar. Historically, eight out of ten deadliest tropical cyclones in the world have originated over the Bay of Bengal. It also wreaked havoc in Odisha damaging power and telecom infrastructure in several coastal districts. New Delhi: Both Odisha and West Bengal governments have put plans in motion to evacuate over a million people from prone regions amid the looming threat of Cyclone Amphan, which is expected to make its landfall on the east coast on May 20, Wednesday, afternoon. 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They said more than 170 personnel have been tested till now after they returned to their base in Cuttack, Odisha, from the cyclone-affected West Bengal. 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Upcoming Cyclone can effect the festival in West Bengal নিজস্ব সংবাদদাতা ৯ অক্টোবর, ২০১৮, ০১:৩৬:১৩ Milkmen wade through a flooded road after Cyclone Amphan, in North 24 Parganas district, West Bengal, on Thursday. Last Updated: 7th December, 2020 16:50 IST West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Slams BJP For Alleging Corruption In Cyclone Amphan Relief West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday targeted the BJP over its allegation of corruption by the ruling TMC over Cyclone Amphan relief. Bangaon: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asserted that her government will not allow implementation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) or National Population Register (NPR) in the state.. 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Terming the handling of the cyclone situation as an "excellent lesson", the WMO said the IMD was also to be commended for aiding India's neighbouring nations with accurate forecasts and preventing further loss of life and property. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an advance interim assi... Cyclone Amphan flattened houses, uprooted trees, blew off roofs and topp... Cyclone Amphan is expected to make landfall on Wednesday between Digha in West Bengal and Hatia Island in Bangladesh at 2 pm today. 10 killed by Cyclone Amphan in West Bengal, India. Let's reshape it today, Hunt for the brightest engineers in India. CPI(M) has called for Cyclone Amphan to be classified as a National Disaster, and CM Banerjee is asking the Union government to “forget politics” and help the people of West Bengal and Odisha. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) released a new list of 169 cyclone names this week. At least 12 people were killed and thousands were left homeless in the fiercest cyclone to hit West Bengal in 100 years. UPDATE: The cyclone has turned into a deep depression and moved towards the north and north-east, affecting parts of Bangladesh, with a death toll of 10 persons as of 4 PM on May 21. Duration: 00:42 5/21/2020. "A low pressure area has formed over southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining south Andaman Sea, in the morning of today, the 13th May 2020. Gujarat. According to senior meteorologists at Skymet. "West Bengal has garnered laurels for its welfare schemes from around the world, even the BJP-led government at the Centre. Tomorrow is different. Whirlwinds in 2020. Madhya Pradesh. Expressing solidarity with the people of West Bengal and grief to families who lost their kin, Modi announced an ex-gratia payment of Rs 2 lakh to the next of the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to those who were seriously injured. Death toll due to cyclone 'Amphan' in West Bengal now 98: Mamata 29 May, 2020, 07.07 PM IST. Meanwhile, Cyclone Nivar has weakened into a deep depression and lays centred over South Rayalaseema about 50 km west-southwest of Tirupati and and 115 km west-northwest of Chennai. Super Cyclonic Storm Amphan (/ ˈ ɑː m p ɑː n /) was a powerful and catastrophic tropical cyclone that caused widespread damage in Eastern India, specifically West Bengal, and in Bangladesh in May 2020. Twin Cyclones in the Indian seas, cyclone Gati in the Arabian Sea and cyclone Nivar in the Bay of Bengal November 23, 2020 [Hindi] भारत के दोनों तरफ समुद्री तूफान, … Either Vijayvargiya does not know that or he is misguiding people. West Bengal, Odisha and coastal areas of Bangladesh on high alert for super-cyclone Published: 18 May 2020 India prepares to evacuate a million as Cyclone Amphan nears “The low pressure is likely to concentrate into a depression over the next 24 hours and most likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm by Tuesday,” the latest bulletin issued by IMD read. The extremely severe cyclonic storm left at least 77 people dead in West Bengal and rendered thousands homeless.It also wreaked havoc in Odisha, Amphan had intensified into a super cyclonic storm, but weakened marginally before battering West Bengal on Wednesday. On one hand, Cyclone Amphan has wreaked havoc in large parts of south Bengal and affected millions of people, while on the other, it has also opened up livelihood opportunities for electricians and daily wagers sitting idle for more than two months due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown. It is very likely to concentrate into a depression over central parts of south Bay of Bengal on 15th and further intensify into a cyclonic storm over southwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal by 16th evening. West Bengal. December 31, 2020 4:13 PM Notwithstanding the surge in COVID-19 cases and a super cyclone that left a trail of destruction in its wake, West Bengal's political cauldron was on … TIMES NO... PM Narendra Modi-led BJP government and Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress entered into a verbal duel over Cyclone Fani which made landf... Rescuers belonging to the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), the Navy, Coast Guard, Army and Air Force have been deployed in a mass operations, closely monitored by the central government. Cyclone lashed eastern India and ... Kayleigh McEnany rejects media criticism of President Trump's upcoming … Amphan was the first Super Cyclonic Storm (SuCS) over the Bay of Bengal experienced in 21 years after the 1999 Odisha SuCS. New Delhi: A cyclone that's likely to form in the southern Bay of Bengal by the evening of May 16 will bring rain to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Odisha and West Bengal, the IMD said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an advance interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for cyclone-hit West Bengal on Friday. "The BJP claims it will make West Bengal 'Shonar Bangla' but it has turned our country into 'Nickel India'. It was also the most intense tropical cyclone in the 2020 part of the 2019-20 South-West Indian Ocean cyclone season. Mamata Banerjee said that the kin of each of those killed in the cyclone will get Rs 2.5 lakh each while those badly injured and others with minor injuries will get Rs 50,000 and Rs 25,000, respectively. The cyclone … ... IMD issues names for upcoming cyclones in 13 countries. Copyright © 2021 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. , India Odisha SuCS historically, eight out of ten deadliest tropical cyclones in the Bay of,! 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