Very severe Cyclone Yaas makes landfall over Odisha, Bengal coasts

Cyclone Yaas made landfall around 9 am in the coastal districts of West Bengal. Northern Odisha coast is battered by

Published on May 26, 2021 11:24 AM IST 8 Photos

The weather department has predicted heavy to extremely heavy rainfall at isolated places in Bengal, Odisha and Jharkhand. "Light to moderate rainfall expected at most places with heavy to very heavy rains at few places with extremely heavy falls at isolated places in Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Cuttack, Balasore, Dhenkanal, Jajpur, Mayurbhanj, Kendrapara, and Keonjhargarh today," the IMD said.(PTI)

Water from the sea entered residential areas along New Digha Sea Beach in East Midnapore, West Bengal(ANI)

Cyclone Yaas centred about 50 km South-Southeast of Balasore (Odisha). (IMD)


Rain lashed Kolkata and several other cities of West Bengal on Wednesday morning.(ANI)

Meteorological Department, Gopalpur announced a Yellow alert in Odisha.(ANI)