Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday performed an aerial survey of districts affected attributable to cyclone Yaas in Odisha. He was additionally current with Prime Minister Narendra Modi two days in the past throughout his aerial survey within the state. Pradhan on Might 24 had additionally convened a gathering with senior administration of all of the central PSUs and central companies working in Odisha and knowledgeable that methods to help the Odisha authorities in mitigating the affect of the cyclone had been explored.
Pradhan mentioned, “At present I’ve come right here to know the ache of the folks. It has been 5 days, there’s nonetheless water in all places and persons are not having the ability to commute over the streets. It’s our precedence to be sure that nobody is ravenous and everybody will get an enough meal. We have to be sure that the monetary assist despatched by our PM within the state is distributed equally among the many affected folks.”
PM Modi met Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and different state authorities officers on Friday, Might 28 to look at the impact of Cyclone Yaas.
Cyclone Yaas aftermath
The extreme cyclonic storm, Yaas that made landfall on Might 26 over south Balasore, Odisha has ravaged your entire place together with its border areas. The storm has put the states of Odisha and West Bengal in nice misery. Three individuals have misplaced their lives, and the Baitarani river in Odisha has crossed the hazard stage to flood Anandpur and Akhuapada. In West Bengal, three lakh homes and 134 embankments had been broken.
The Nationwide Catastrophe Response Drive (NDRF) deployed 46 groups in every state to rescue over 1000 folks and take away greater than 2,500 bushes and electrical poles. The state administration of West Bengal evacuated 15 lakh folks and Odisha state authorities evacuated round 5.8 lakh folks previous to the landfall of the cyclone.