New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday travel to Odisha and West Bengal to hold an aerial survey of the devastation caused by Cyclone Amphan.
The PM will conduct aerial surveys of the affected districts and also take part in review meetings to discuss relief measures.
The prime minister will make his first stop at Kolkata at around 10:15 -10:30 am and thereafter hold meetings with state government officials to deliberate on the aspects of relief and rehabilitation. As per protocol, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will have to be at the airport to receive PM Modi.
Following his aerial survey of West Bengal, PM Modi is expected to land in Odisha by 2:50 pm and conduct an aerial survey of the devastation caused by the cyclone in the state with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
He is scheduled to hold a review meeting on the situation at around 5 pm in Bhubaneswar & later depart for Delhi at 8.25 pm.
On the other hand, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik made an aerial survey of the cyclone Amphan-affected districts on Thursday afternoon.