Bhubaneswar: Amul Topical hails Odisha Govt’s commendable preparation for Cyclone Fani . Amul’s new ad “Sabko Sahi Odisha Dikhaya” lauds how Odisha has shown the way with its handling of the cyclone.
Earlier, New York Times had praised steps taken by the Odisha Govt in evacuating 1.2milion people.
It is worthwhile to note that Cyclone Fani devastated Odisha after making a landfall in the pilgrim town Puri on Friday morning.
The fury of the severe cyclonic storm caused extensive damage in almost half of the state.
It should be noted that More than 1 crore people in 14,835 villages and 46 towns of 11 districts in the state are affected by the cyclone Fani. In a record-mobilization over 12 lakh people including 2,000 pregnant women were evacuated in less than 24 hours to 9,000 shelters with functional kitchens.