Live updates: Amphan to make landfall as 'extremely severe cyclone'; 185 kmph wind speed predicted

Credit: DNA- Published on May 20, 2020
The cyclone has brought strong winds and heavy rains to the coastal areas with the winds reaching to as much as 106 kmph in Paradip.

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Published on May 20, 2020 -  01:36
Amphan crossed as a very severe cyclonic storm: IMD Bhubaneswar
Odisha IMD Director, HR Biswas informed that cyclone Amphan crossed as a very severe cyclonic storm. Speaking to ANI, he said, "It crossed as a very severe cyclonic storm. While crossing its wind speed was 155-165 kmph gusting to 185 kmph. Now it's located 35 km northeast of Sagar Island (West Bengal), 70 km south of Kolkata, 95 km east-northeast of Digha."

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