NDRF deploys 16 teams to deal with the cyclonic situation in West Bengal, Odisha

NEW DELHI: The (NDRF) deployed 16 teams on Friday to deal with the cyclonic situation in and.

To deal with the cyclone situation, the NDRF has deployed 10 teams with six of them in Kakdwip, Namkhana, Digha, Sandeshkhali, Howrah, Hooghly, and four teams have been deployed on the Sagar Islands, the NDRF said in a statement.

A team is deployed in Balasore, Jajapur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, Puri and Jagatsinghpur. Another 11 teams have been placed on alert at the NDRF headquarters. Two teams have remained on hold in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in Port Blair. added the NDRF.

Earlier today, the IMD said that `` it was formed on the Bay of Bengal It intensified and will go to the shores of West Bengal and Bangladesh.