Cyclone Bulbul kills at least 10 in West Bengal | The Daily Star
11:15 AM, November 11, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 11:30 AM, November 11, 2019

Cyclone Bulbul kills 10 in West Bengal

2.73 lakh families affected in the state

Cyclone Bulbul, which made landfall between West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts, claimed at least 10 lives and affected at least 2.73 lakh families in different parts of West Bengal, reports Times of India.

Mamata Banerjee, chief minister of West Bengal will conduct an aerial survey of the cyclone-hit areas today.

On the other hand, heavy rain and high-velocity winds triggered by the cyclone claimed at least two lives and wreaked havoc in most parts of coastal Odisha, the Indian media also said quoting officials as saying on Sunday.

It also claimed the lives of five persons in separate incidents in North Parganas alone, an official said.

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