Cyclone Amphan: Living on the 41st Floor During a Super Cyclone in Kolkata | The Quint

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Amphan, the second super cyclone to form over the Bay of Bengal since 1999 and "a double challenge" due to COVID-19, made landfall in West Bengal at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, 20 May, and continued to cause destruction in the form of high-velocity winds and heavy rains till about early in the morning on 21 May. The Quint's reporter from Bengal gives a first-hand account of the ferocious storm from her 41st-floor residence in Kolkata.
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    NEHA SHARMA3 मिनिटांपूर्वी

    Oh my God the sound of the wind🙄 it's so scary 😱

  2. Anu Hasan

    Anu Hasan31 मिनिटापूर्वी

    Can we jump from there with parasuit ?

  3. Hemant Kumar

    Hemant Kumarतासापूर्वी

    airtel marchnt free me chahiye to gruop join kare

  4. Lungai liu

    Lungai liu2 तासांपूर्वी

    Someone needs to put a plants on those hallway to not make it scary.

  5. Aarush Ashtekar

    Aarush Ashtekar2 तासांपूर्वी

    Earlier Amphan now Nisarga

  6. jeba nadar

    jeba nadar3 तासांपूर्वी

    Saavunga di

  7. Dev Dev

    Dev Dev3 तासांपूर्वी

    Think about roadside living people? Nothing is shocking about the facts about someone living in 41st floor of a gated community n getting scared about cyclone. I think quint started targeting wrong representatives for real news 🙃

  8. satya varma

    satya varma4 तासांपूर्वी


  9. Megha Sinha

    Megha Sinha10 तासांपूर्वी

    Such Jeighted multistorey buildings are dangerous

  10. KnowTheUnknown

    KnowTheUnknown12 तासांपूर्वी How cyclone are named......!!!

  11. Trisha Rudra

    Trisha Rudra14 तासांपूर्वी

    I live in Hooghly district and we experienced pretty much the same sort of devastation as Kolkata city. Our first floor is under construction and one of the windows covered with aluminium sheet that was nailed shut just blew off because of the wind pressure. It took me and my father over an hour, in the dark, to close it with wooden boards and planks. The wind was so strong that it wouldn't let me hold the boards. It was like pushing against me, threatening to throw me off. I'll be honest... I've experienced the 2008 floods in Mumbai and this cyclone was by far the scariest experience of my life so far. And to think we live in proper houses...the poor who have suffered, I hope and pray for their well-being.

  12. Jagannath Sharma

    Jagannath Sharma14 तासांपूर्वी

  13. Jagannath Sharma

    Jagannath Sharma14 तासांपूर्वी

  14. MVPsudeep

    MVPsudeep14 तासांपूर्वी

    That was scary situations to live in 41st floor during 🌀

  15. MVPsudeep

    MVPsudeep14 तासांपूर्वी

    That was such scary soundddss

  16. Deepali Kasargod

    Deepali Kasargod14 तासांपूर्वी

    Its mother nature's fury.

  17. karthik karthi

    karthik karthi15 तासांपूर्वी

    no one cares abt sikkolu while titli.

  18. Humanity First

    Humanity First16 तासांपूर्वी

    From last six year so much suffering and injustice it's results of it... One after another disaster

  19. Subhamoy Debnath

    Subhamoy Debnath16 तासांपूर्वी

    After this, people forget corona for minimum 7days. All our streets are still have big trees fallen down. I think no body can say nothing happened to our house in South 24 parganas.

  20. zunaid syed

    zunaid syed17 तासांपूर्वी

    Reminds me of HUD HUD cyclone in VIZAG Our house was on first floor but still we can feel the strength of the wind The wind was rocking our house The house was moving to and fro very slightly like an earthquake feeling. We were scared that house may collapse. But the winds stopped after 6 hours thankfully

  21. Shruti Tiwari

    Shruti Tiwari17 तासांपूर्वी

    This is nothing compared to the problems that we and people around us faced...we didn't had water and electricity for 4 days..didn't eat anything..houses were flooded with water and it almost took 10 days to clear everything up.

  22. joker

    joker20 तासांपूर्वी

    Grow up kids.. why are you crying..i am a former captian of cargo ship and i have faced even worse storm than these (on the boat) ya and i have even faced need to fear As long as you are under roof

  23. Vivek Raninga

    Vivek Raninga21 तासापूर्वी

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="127">2:07</a> SOUNDS LIKE GHOSTS IN HORROR FILMS.....😅😰

  24. Chetana Kashyap

    Chetana Kashyap21 तासापूर्वी

    Oh, very scary!

  25. Hari Kumar S

    Hari Kumar S21 तासापूर्वी

    Daily pray to God Go to Villa and and living there

  26. bvudoc 8

    bvudoc 822 तासांपूर्वी

    This was a category 2 cyclone. The wind speed never crossed 160 and she is terming this as a super cyclone. But really felt bad for poor people who lost everything.

  27. Swar Deeksha

    Swar Deeksha23 तासांपूर्वी


  28. Pooja Shetty

    Pooja Shetty23 तासांपूर्वी


  29. Pratibha Soni

    Pratibha Soni23 तासांपूर्वी

    When she opens the door.. it's as scary as The Grudge horror movie 😶

  30. Munna Gorai

    Munna Gorai23 तासांपूर्वी

    Yes i know you know english a lot but that doesn't mean that you will talk in english only in the whole video there is much intrust in hindi to lesson the things

  31. Lungai liu

    Lungai liu2 तासांपूर्वी

    This video is not for you..


    AKASH KUMAR DIGALदिवसापूर्वी

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="310">5:10</a> crying??

  33. ubuntuber


    fuck the slums, पाई पाई जोड़ कर आपने एक आशियाना बनाया, तूफान उड़ा ले जाता तो कितना दुख होता आपको।

  34. Mr B Dan

    Mr B Danदिवसापूर्वी

    41st floor, Cable cut off, No electricity, can't go down by lift, she is soo much scared with self claimed upscale security, she also realised what others faced compared to her proudly proclaimed privileges. Very disturbing and funny dose of journalism. It seemed class and level bragging during a time of people's crisis. Again I want to say! Disgusting

  35. Interesting facts

    Interesting factsदिवसापूर्वी

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="124">2:04</a>-<a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="134">2:14</a> man this more scary than some of the popular horror movies in bollywood

  36. Bangla Bihar Odisha

    Bangla Bihar Odishaदिवसापूर्वी

    That’s the violent air flow! Hope everyone is okay 👌

  37. Aarti Bhatia

    Aarti Bhatiaदिवसापूर्वी

    Thanks god to save her fanily

  38. MR DIY'S crafts

    MR DIY'S craftsदिवसापूर्वी

    May god help these poor people who are living in the slum areas , And save their homes and lives

  39. Akshay Devadiga

    Akshay Devadigaदिवसापूर्वी

    During such crisis situations, the Aggressive Christian evangelists & the Muslim tabligis are converting the Hindus & the people of India living in the state of West Bengal who have lost everything being affected by the cyclone Amphan. Please DO NOT DONATE TO THEM UN-NECESSARILY. Check their Sources, Affiliations & their Credibility 1st.

  40. YT sharktooth

    YT sharktoothदिवसापूर्वी

    Horror film ke sound effect bolteeee.....

  41. Siddhant Kumar

    Siddhant Kumarदिवसापूर्वी

    Urbana I suppose

  42. Habiba Siraj

    Habiba Sirajदिवसापूर्वी

    My heart goes out to all those who suffered this storm.May Allah keep u safe n healthy.I'll be remembering u in my prayers.


    KANPUR KA BHAIदिवसापूर्वी


  44. Miraculous Beauty

    Miraculous Beautyदिवसापूर्वी

    Mu je t o dar lag rahi hai

  45. Miraculous Beauty

    Miraculous Beautyदिवसापूर्वी

    O mg

  46. Dr.Bodhisattwa Mahapatra

    Dr.Bodhisattwa Mahapatraदिवसापूर्वी

    Do u want sympathy????

  47. zainab zirapur

    zainab zirapurदिवसापूर्वी

    2020 is the worst year ever witnessed !

  48. mohammad yousaf

    mohammad yousafदिवसापूर्वी

    Good are safe 🙏 .... By the way just want to share what i noticed...your eyes are big and pretty...👍


    KALPESH PATELदिवसापूर्वी

    OMG.. It's now likely to hit Mumbai by 3rd June. My home is on the 23rd floor. Hope it just pass by from a little far from Mumbai in the Arabian sea.🙏

  50. The Sarcastic Potato

    The Sarcastic Potatoदिवसापूर्वी

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="128">2:08</a> omfg its so scary 😭😭 💀

  51. Dipankar Sinha Sarkar

    Dipankar Sinha Sarkarदिवसापूर्वी

    Nice apartment. But you can use the same video for any other rainy days, no difference.

  52. Druva Kumar

    Druva Kumarदिवसापूर्वी

    Fly a paper plane and have some fun girl 😉

  53. Ishfaq Majeed

    Ishfaq Majeedदिवसापूर्वी

    some people live luxurious life some die of starvation,calamities & miseries

  54. fusion_fever


    She was crying just bcoz her windows came off, what about those who roofs went missing,and despite she being a journalist (I guess),she will not make 1 vdo on governments precautionary measures despite super cyclone warning...

  55. Shashi Sourav

    Shashi Souravदिवसापूर्वी

    Ohhhhhhh the struggle People living in mudhouse and slums feel sorry for you....

  56. trynaru


    Those winds sound so scarey.. god bless poor people living below..

  57. weirdo voice music records

    weirdo voice music recordsदिवसापूर्वी

    the sound in the hall feels like horror movie sound😐

  58. phalguni bandhab das

    phalguni bandhab dasदिवसापूर्वी

    Cable cut off .... people died ... and she is mentioning cable is dead

  59. my favorite atif Khan

    my favorite atif Khanदिवसापूर्वी

    You are worior

  60. Henry Nongz

    Henry Nongzदिवसापूर्वी

    What more 2020?

  61. Sarb


    She didn't mention the continuous swaying of the building, the most scary part.


    TAX NETWORXदिवसापूर्वी

    U didn't die ?? It looks like home tour 😂 nice makeup.. good acting when really people suffer outside..

  63. Vazeer Mahammood

    Vazeer Mahammoodदिवसापूर्वी

    Hope everything everyone recover soon n flourish rapidly more than the usual, May Allah bless them with courage n determination to recover soon

  64. KUNDANcademics India

    KUNDANcademics Indiaदिवसापूर्वी

    We can see how person loves their life

  65. Sammya Senchowdhury

    Sammya Senchowdhuryदिवसापूर्वी

    Why don't you go to South 24 parganas like hasnabad or namkhana like areas and live there so that u can get more proper devastating vedio and get more view

  66. Shinjan Bhatta

    Shinjan Bhattaदिवसापूर्वी

    It was absolutely horrifying experience 😫😫😫😫😫😫

  67. Abhishek Kumar

    Abhishek Kumarदिवसापूर्वी

    Dikhana kya chaahte ho?? Just asking to be judged literally..

  68. Liza Mohanty

    Liza Mohantyदिवसापूर्वी

    Dramebaaz...... showing off her privileged lifestyle

  69. Sri Nithya

    Sri Nithyaदिवसापूर्वी

    Oh God! The Sound ...

  70. elegy slp

    elegy slpदिवसापूर्वी

    Great reporting by Ishadrita indeed in the face of personal distress. Inspite of the terrifying circumstances you kept your wits about you and gave all of us a detailed description of this deadly disaster. Although I am sitting far away and watching this I can tell you that I am scared - I simply can't imagine the plight of the people who are at ground zero without any facilities. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the affected people ; one sincerely hopes timely aid reaches them.

  71. Ananya Khanduri

    Ananya Khanduri2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    <a href="#" class="seekto" data-time="138">2:18</a> for a moment it felt like Men's are screaming

  72. Shomer Tube

    Shomer Tube2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    u can actually hear the wind IF I STOP TALKING clinically i don't think that's possible

  73. Trikaldarshiii

    Trikaldarshiii2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    You were not able to open doors because of Bernoulli's principle, Its simple science.

  74. Rohit Nag

    Rohit Nag2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Proves how much the quaint pays for selling ur country out

  75. Varsha Patil

    Varsha Patil2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Government doesn't showed much about amohan storm only Mamta Banerjee seen talking about situation

  76. Sukhdev Kumar

    Sukhdev Kumar2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    very daring coverage

  77. Moto Maniac

    Moto Maniac2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    It's not just Abt north & south also included east Medinipur .. after Sunderbans ...the Digha, Haldia got heavily affected

  78. Koustov Basu

    Koustov Basu2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Which apartment it is ?

  79. Asylum data

    Asylum data2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    At this point in time, its 1.21 am im watching this video..

  80. Rosy Saha

    Rosy Saha2 दिवसांपूर्वी


  81. Rosy Saha

    Rosy Saha2 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Idiot vedio