Centre sends Army, NDRF to help Kolkata back on its feet

Centre sends Army, NDRF to help Kolkata back on its feet

The first signs of a joint central-state response came barely hours after the state home department tweeted that assistance would be required along with a gargantuan effort to restore essential infrastructure and services snapped by cyclone. on Wednesday. Five columns of the Kumaon Regiment were deployed along with road-clearing equipment like payloaders and bulldozers on Southern Avenue and in Tollygunge, Ballygunge, Rajarhat, New Town and Behala, where hundreds of trees were uprooted and roads blocked as Amphan coursed through the city.

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