The death toll from one of the most devastating cyclones in the history of India has increased to 16 people, reports RIA “Novosti”. This figure is expected to rise as rescuers could not reach some of the settlements in the coastal zone.
The power of the elements decreased slightly. The wind speed in the center of the cyclone decreased from 160 to 70-80 kilometers per hour. Currently, he is heading towards Bangladesh.
In preparation for the disaster in India was evacuated about a million people, more than 220 cancelled trains and closed part of the airport.