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Massive damages across Tripura after rain, storms hit Northeast region, CM orders restoration of cut services by 3 days : Power disruption as electric posts collapsed
TIWN May 27, 2020
Massive damages across Tripura after rain, storms hit Northeast region, CM orders restoration of cut services by 3 days : Power disruption as electric posts collapsed
PHOTO : Storm hits Agartala on Wednesday. TIWN Pic May 27, 2020

AGARTALA, May 27 (TIWN): Massive damages reported throughout Tripura due to heavy storms and continuous raining. Chief Minister Biplab has ordered restoration of cut services by 3 days. Various routes remained close due to big trees were uprooted there. Many areas in the state remained cut of electricity services, causing a massive disruption in normal lives. State emergency services are on function 24X7 with emergency numbers as District Emergency services-1077, Fire Service – 101, Ambulance – 102, Police Station – 100. National Highways, highways even the Agartala city witnessed transport halting due to the unfriendly weather erupted throughout Northeast. Whereas the neighboring state Assam reels under flood, affected 2 lakhs of people, in Tripura shops, houses were damaged, trees uprooted.

CM has ordered till the Panchayat level, BDO, alerting SDRF whose employees are already in action. SDMs, DMs District and sub-divisionwise were also seen on ground, taking direct note of the situation.

Ground report says, heavy losses are being faced by small scale businessmen, tea tellers in Agartala, whose shops were damaged heavily in storm.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEnaBMoqXUQ&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR2hWyWrJBL8Yw1h-tGhiDbDcnDLybwG2tGZxl1Swzk3LnPv7xoTUh6NyWM Storm hits Tripura CM orders restoration of services at the earliest. TIWN Video May 27, 2020

Southerly hot and humid air from the Bay of Bengal will cause heavy rainfall in many parts of the Northeast until Saturday.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kPZVuz6PXRo&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3pTJIQIFMjws7ZF5JAy4zWL_bdCYSXhLayOHHYn0Jokw_1VyA6vh9WoSY Storm rattled public lives in Agartala. TIWN YouTube Video May 27, 2020

Scattered thunderstorms are expected over much of the Northeast, Kerala, southern Karnataka & western Tamil Nadu, also possible over Andaman Islands.

Heavy rain is expected over much of the Northeast, especially very heavy rain over Meghalaya, southern Assam, southern Nagaland, western Manipur, northern Tripura and northern Mizoram. From afternoon to evening, short-term heavy rain is possible over the state border between Odisha & West Bengal, also the state border between Karnataka, Kerala & Tamil Nadu.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlHS7Awc9QA&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3UkSwjZHTs2cRIyQDUWE50r3CvQ925BNi1Sk3xeBKqT06LbdeGRXNxEA0 Massive damages in rain and storms in Tripura, capital city Agartala's normal lives disrupted. TIWN YouTube Video May 27, 2020

When COVID-19 cases have surpassed 200 in Tripura and touched 600 in neighboring Assam, the Governments across the Northeast region are facing double challenges now with the unfriendly odd weathers.

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