Live: Super cyclone ‘Amphan’ moves closer to coast; Shah speaks to CMs

Amphan moves closer to Odisha coast, rain lashes several areas

Rain lashed some parts of Odisha on Tuesday as super cyclone ‘Amphan’ moved closer to the coasts, while the state government stepped up efforts to evacuate low-lying and vulnerable areas, officials said. In the morning, Amphan lay centred over west-central Bay of Bengal, about 520 km south of Paradip (Odisha), 670 km south-southwest of Digha (West Bengal) and 800 km south-southwest of Khepupara in Bangladesh, said H R Biswas, the director of Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar.

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