Category : World | Sub Category : | Posted on: 2019-11-11 11:13:16Tweet Whatsapp
Cyclone Bulbul hits India and Bangladesh leaving scores of people dead, while others go missing. The coastal regions of India and Bangladesh were lashed by the cyclone over the weekend. At least two million people have been evacuated.
According to reports by the Press Trust of India, twelve people were killed in India’s West Bengal and Odisha states. Eight people lost their lives in Bangladesh, while five people are reportedly missing in Southern Bangladesh.
The cyclone made landfall Saturday midnight, local time, resulting to heavy downpour and very strong winds. Operations at the Kolkata airport came to a standstill due to severe Cyclone Bulbul. World leaders send their condolences messages to the bereaved families.