Storm in India – level 1

08-05-2019 07:00

On Friday, a storm hits India. It is a strong storm. It brings heavy rain. It brings winds of 193 kilometres per hour. On Friday, three or more people die.

The storm hits the state of Odisha. Children there do not go to school. Airports are closed. Authorities tell 1.2 million people to evacuate.

The storm is now moving to Bangladesh. It is getting weaker.

Difficult words: authorities (the leaders/bosses of a state/country), evacuate (move away from danger), weak (less strong).

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