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Thousands have been left homeless and several villages are under water after Cyclone Amphan wrecked parts of West Bengal.
South 24 Paraganas is one of the worst hit districts.
Several houses and roads in the district continue to remain waterlogged.
Thousands of homes have been damaged
Cyclone Amphan has left behind a trail of destruction
Electric poles and trees have been uprooted and overhead wires snapped after cyclone made landfall.
Cyclone Amphan is one of the fiercist to hit West Bengal in the last 100 years
Life has come to a halt in many districts
People are now living under a tarpaulin or under open sky, or have taken shelter in nearby areas.
Cyclon Amphan has left thousands without homes and livelihood.
Shopkeepers dry up soaked garments after opening their shops, in the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, during ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Kolkata.
PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra