Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake an aerial view of the cyclone hit West Bengal and Odisha to take stock of the situation on Friday as per the sources.
Following this he will take part in review meetings to discuss the aspects of relief and rehabilitation, as confirmed by the PMO Official on twitter.
Tomorrow, PM @narendramodi will travel to West Bengal and Odisha to take stock of the situation in the wake of Cyclone Amphan. He will conduct aerial surveys and take part in review meetings, where aspects of relief and rehabilitation will be discussed.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) May 21, 2020
Earlier on Thursday, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urged the PM to visit the state. “ I have never witnessed such a fierce cyclone and destruction in my life. I would request Prime Minister Narendra Modi to come and visit Cyclone Amphan-affected areas”, Banerjee said.
PM has made the statement that no stone will be left unturned in helping those affected by the cyclone.
This will be nearly 3 months since the Prime Minister set out on a tour. His last visit was to Prayagraj and Chitrakoot in Uttar Pradesh on February 29.