Cyclone Amphan: NDRF teams deployed in Odisha

Video credit: ANI
Published on May 17, 2020 - Duration: 01:14s

Cyclone Amphan: NDRF teams deployed in Odisha

Teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed ahead of Cyclone Amphan, which is likely to make landfall in between Sagar Islands (West Bengal) and Hatiya Islands (Bangladesh) on May 20.

The teams are gearing up for rescue and relief operation.

10 teams are deployed in Balasore, Bhadrak, Kendrapara, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur and Mayurbhanj.

Seven teams are at 3rd NDRF BN Mundali in Cuttack.

Odisha government has urged Central Government to suspend Shramik Special trains passing through its coastal area due to cyclone.


You are here

Related news from verified sources

Amphan lay centred over Westcentral and adjoining northwest Bay of Bengal, about 320 km nearly south of Paradip (Odisha), 470 km south-southwest of Digha (West...
on May 19, 2020 • DNA

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General SN Pradhan on Monday said that 37 NDRF teams have been deployed in seven districts of Odisha and six...
on May 18, 2020 • Mid-Day

The National Disaster Response Force on Thursday said that four additional teams are being airlifted to West Bengal for restoration work, a day after the state...
on May 21, 2020 • Mid-Day

Related videos from verified sources

Hindu Jagran Manch in North 24 Parganas providing food to needy amid COVID-19, cyclone Amphan crisis 01:21
Video credit: ANI - Published on June 7, 2020 

Cyclone Nisarga: Restoration work by NDRF underway in Maharashtra 01:06
Video credit: ANI - Published on June 4, 2020 

Cyclone Nisarga | 'One lakh people evacuated, 43 teams deployed': NDRF chief 02:36
Video credit: HT Digital Content - Published on June 3, 2020 

You might like