WEST BENGAL: PM Narendra Modi announced ₹1,000 crore immediate assistance for the Cyclone Amphan-hit state West Bengal.
“₹2 lakh would be given to the next of kin of the persons deceased and ₹50,000 each to the persons who got seriously injured,” PM Narendra Modi said.
“We are all with West Bengal in these adverse times,” India’s Prime Minister added.
Modi lauded the State’s CM and said, “West Bengal had to fight Corona and the Cyclone together. Despite that, under the leadership of Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal has made all possible efforts.”