An inter-ministerial team of the Central Government visited Amreli district to assess the loss caused by cyclone Tauktae that hit Gujarat on 17th of this month. The team visited various villages of Amreli district and took stock of the damage. Amreli district collector informed the team that out of 640 electricity poles that collapsed during the cyclone, more than 500 have been restored. Power is being gradually restored to hospitals, government offices, banks, and residential properties.
The collector told the team that priority is being given to providing drinking water and people are being provided daily 70 litre water per person.