Five dead as cyclone Yaas batters India

Barely a week after Cyclone Tauktae claimed at least 155 lives in western India, Cyclone Yaas has forced the evacuation of more than 1.5 million people in the eastern states of West Bengal and Odisha

Vehicles submerged due to heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Yaas landfall, on 26 May 2021

Cyclone Yaas crossing Odisha border, to reach Jharkhand Thursday morning: IMD

Cyclone Yaas is currently crossing the Odisha border south of Balasore and will reach Jharkhand on Thursday morning, the India Meteorological Department said

A man wades through a water-logged road after rains ahead of Cyclone Yaas at Digha in Purba Medinipur district in the eastern state of West Bengal, India, on 26 May 2021