The impact of cyclone along the West Bengal coast in November '88

Dey, P B and Dan, S S (1989) The impact of cyclone along the West Bengal coast in November '88. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 97 . pp. 17-19.

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A severe cyclonic storm swept through the coastal districts of 24 Parganas and Midnapur. which caused extensive damage to public and private properties. The cyclone played havoc with the crops like coconut, paddy and banana. Thousands of trees were uprooted and communication was totally disrupted.. The loss of crops, livestocks and fisheries amounted to Rs. 8,00,000. Three mechanised boats along with 37 crew members were missing from Kalisthan.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cyclone; West Bengal; Natural calamity
Subjects:Oceanography > Natural calamities > Cyclones
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Marine Capture > Fishery Resource Assessment
ID Code:3229
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Deposited On:21 Sep 2010 11:35
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