As another cyclone slammed the Sundarban islands in West Bengal, there was devastation all around. This time a lot of lives were saved owing to timely evacuations but what is lost is livelihood and homes. Some 134 embankments that protect the region were breached during Cyclone Yaas, destroying villages. IBNS photographer Avishek Mitra captures glimpses of life and rebuilding amid the devastation.
DIGHA, MAY 28 (UNI):- West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visiting cyclone effected Digha to asses the situation on Friday.
ON BOARD A HELICOPTER, MAY 28 (UNI):- Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook an aerial survey to review the situation in the wake of Cyclone Yaas. The aerial survey covered parts of Odisha and West Bengal on Friday.
GOSABA, MAY 28 (UNI):- Marooned villagers with their belongings moving for safer places as their village submerged after the cyclonic storm Yaas, at Gosaba in South 24 Pargana district of West Bengal on Friday.
BALASORE, MAY 28 (UNI):- Indian Navy continues relief operations at Cyclone affected areas, in Balasore on Friday.
CONTAI, MAY 26 (UNI):- NDRF team rescuing stranded citizen after most the areas submerged during landfall begins of cylonic storm Yaas at Contai in Medinipur,West Bengal on Wednesday.
KOLKATA, MAY 26 (UNI):- West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee monitoring the Cyclonic storm Yaas from the Nabanna control room, in Kolkata on Wednesday
RANCHI, MAY 25 (UNI): - Villagers returning back to their homes after an alert issued by meteorological department ahead of cyclone Yaas, on the outskirts of Ranchi on Tuesday.
JAMNAGAR, MAY 24 (UNI):-NDRF personnel with relief equipments boarding an IAF Aircraft to Odisha for Cyclone relief work, in Jamnagar on Monday.
RANCHI, MAY 24 (UNI):- An arial view of at Hatia railway station after several trains cancelled due to cyclone ‘Yaas’, in Ranchi on Monday.
KOLKATA, MAY 24 (UNI):- West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addressing a press conference on cyclonic storm Yass, in Kolkata on Monday.
NEW DELHI, MAY 23 (UNI):- Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairing a high level meeting to review preparedness and planning to tackle Cyclone ‘Yaas’ through video conferencing, in New Delhi on Sunday