Cyclone Fani made landfall on Friday and wreaked havoc in Odisha. It has claimed three lives and left more than 160 injured, besides causing large scale destruction of property and infrastructure.
Fani made landfall in West Bengal earlier in the day.
The cyclone has now weakened into a deep depression and lay centred over Bangladesh and expected to weaken further into a depression.
Meanwhile, around 65 rescue and relief teams of NDRF are pre-positioned in nine states.
This includes -- Odisha (44 teams), West Bengal (nine teams), Andhra Pradesh (three teams), one team each in Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland and Meghalaya, two teams each in Jharkhand, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.