Cyclone Amphan: Bangladesh Prime Minister Speaks With West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Enquires About Damages In State
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday spoke with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and enquired about the damages caused by extremely severe cyclone Amphan.
"The Prime Minister phoned the West Bengal Chief Minister at about 11:10 am and enquired about the damages caused by the cyclone in the state," Dhaka Tribune quoted Bangladesh PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim as saying.
Karim said that PM Hasina expressed sympathy to Ms Banerjee over the loss of life and property due to the cyclone.
Cyclone Amphan made landfall on Wednesday in West Bengal in India along the coastline of India and Bangladesh leaving a trail of destruction in the region.