July 27, 2015
Govt ready to tackle any situation due to heavy rains: WB CM
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Sunday said the administration was prepared to cope with any situation arising due to heavy rains which are predicted in the state in the next 48 hours.
“Already some parts of North 24 Parganas district are waterlogged due to rains yesterday but the administration is working round the clock with the local civic bodies. In the event of further heavy rainfall we are alert to cope with the situation,” the Chief Minister said.
She said the situation will be monitored during her visit abroad and prompt decision will be taken as and when required.Intermittent rains hit the city and different parts of West Bengal in last 24 hours causing water-logging.
Warning has been issued for fisherman going to the sea.