Publish: 22 May 2020, 03:01 pm
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday phoned West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and enquired about the losses caused by 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," PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said.
He said that the Prime Minister expressed sympathy to Mamata Banerjee for the loss of life and properties incurred by the cyclone and hoped that they will soon be able to resolve the damage.
The Chief Minister of West Bengal thanked the Prime Minister of Bangladesh for expressing concern.
Cyclone Amphan arrived on Wednesday night and did significant harm to the West Bengal and Bangladesh coasts.