Mmore than three lakh people have been shifted to cyclone shelters and other safe places in Ganjam and Gajapati districts.
Adanaguda village has become victim of years of negligence and empty assurances as it has one well and one tube well.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday unveiled a 19 feet high statue of Acharya Padmasambhav at the Padmasambhava Mahavihara monastery in Jirang.
Among others, PD DRDA Chanchal Rana and ADM Laxmi Kant Sethi were present.
Some policemen reached the spot, but left after doing paperwork. With no means of transport available to him at the time, Dora had no other choice but to carry the body to the nearest hospital
After conducting an aerial survey of Ganjam, Gajapati and Rayagada districts, the chief minister also said he would announce a package for the flood-hit people.
However, unofficial sources said at least 16 persons have died due to the landslide.
Even after 36 hours of Titli hitting Odisha coast, Gajapati district is cut off from the rest of the world as approach roads to the district headquarters town are yet to be cleared.
Queue system will be introduced at Sri Jagannath temple here on an experimental basis from Monday as part of the reform measures suggested by the Supreme Court.