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The storm was the first super cyclone to form in the Bay of Bengal since 1999 with wind gusts reaching up to 115mph.

The cyclone slammed coastal towns in the region but is now expected to weaken over the next 24 hours as it travels northwest.

According to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center’s most recent report published at 1pm BST, the cyclone was located near latitude 22.2 north, longitude 88.3 east, around 28 miles (25 nautical miles) south-southwest of Kolkata, India.

The storm has tracked northwards at 20mph (17kts) over the past six hours with maximum sustained winds reaching 86mph, with gusts hitting 104mph.

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