“Right now’s occasions in West Bengal are surprising. Chief Minister and Prime Minister are establishments, not folks. Each undertake public service resolutions and take an oath of allegiance to the Structure. This sort of habits with the Prime Minister, who got here to provide help to the folks of Bengal within the time of catastrophe, is painful. That is an unlucky instance of political variations above the decision and constitutional obligation of the service, which is the foundation of the Indian federal system,” he mentioned.
The Central authorities has introduced to deploy an Inter-Ministerial Staff to go to the cyclone-hit states to evaluate the extent of injury, primarily based on which additional help will likely be given. Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured Odisha, West Bengal and Jharkhand that the Centre would carefully work with the State Governments at this tough time.
Modi additionally expressed his full solidarity with all those that suffered as a consequence of cyclone and expressed deep sorrow to households who’ve misplaced their kin in the course of the calamity. He introduced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the subsequent of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the significantly injured, mentioned the PMO on Friday.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee met Prime Minister Naredra Modi right now at Kalaikunda in Paschim Medinipur district, and submitted a preliminary report on the damages brought on by cyclone ‘Yaas’ within the state, a senior official mentioned.
Modi flew all the way down to Odisha earlier within the day to evaluate the post-cyclone scenario, after which made his approach to West Bengal, the place the storm wreaked havoc within the coastal districts. The assembly between the 2 leaders lasted for round quarter-hour, he mentioned. “The CM has briefed PM Modi in regards to the scenario within the worst-hit areas of the state,” the official informed PTI.
The prime minister additionally chaired a evaluate assembly with Odisha with chief minister Naveen Patnaik, Governor Ganeshi Lal, Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan, and Pratap Sarangi to check the affect of Cyclonic storm Yaas.