The cyclone Mora has hit Bangladesh, with gale force wind sand torrential rain which have engulfed the country’s southeast coast. The storm which began on Tuesday morning has led the authorities to evacuate more than one million people who were taken to shelters.
Parts of India and Myanmar are ecpected to be affected in the hours to come.
The cyclone follows the heavy rain which fell on Sri Lanka which has caused avalanches and flooding. This storm has already left 180 people dead.