West Bengal: Central team visits coastal areas of Purba Medinipur to assess impact of ‘Yaas’


On the second day of its three day visit in West Bengal to assess the impact of Yaas, the seven member central team is visiting coastal areas of Purba Medinipur today. They reached Digha this morning and headed to DSDA office (Digha Sankarpur Development Administration) for a meeting with the district administration. After that, the team went to visit Digha, Shankarpur, Mandarmoni and Tajpur- the famous tourist spots of the state which were ravaged by Yaas.

Tomorrow, the inter ministerial team led by Mr SK Shahi is scheduled to hold a meeting with officials of the state disaster management, civil defence and finance department.