Cyclone Biparjoy uprooted 70 to 80 sandalwood trees standing in a field due to strong winds in Banaskantha’s border Tharad sub-division.
Banaskantha: Cyclone Biporjoy, which hit Gujarat, affected the entire state. North Gujarat also experienced heavy rains with strong winds. At that time, the sandalwood trees in Jadla village of Tharad fell due to strong winds in Banaskantha.
It is estimated that, the loss to the farmer is 20-25 lakhs as the sandalwood trees fell in just 20 seconds due to strong winds. After 7 years of hard work, the farmers have lost their lakhs of money within 20 seconds, and they are sicking for help from the government, whatever they lost in storm.
Heavy winds and rain caused damage in Banaskantha due to Biparjoy cyclone. A shed with solar panels has been installed at Nadabet Tourism. Heavy winds late last night wreaked havoc at Nadabet. Strong winds still persist in the border area.