Odisha rains

Cyclone-hit districts of Odisha await restoration of power supply

Official reports said around 125 gram panchayats and 367 villages in Ganjam district have been very seriously affected.

published on : 13th October 2018

Railways on toes for Dussehra rush in Odisha

While the worst-hit Palasa station is yet to be completely restored, trains were detained enroute.

published on : 13th October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Relief, rescue operations on fast lane in three districts of Odisha

As many as 3,25,644 persons had been evacuated and sheltered in 1,162 relief centres on account of the cyclone and subsequent flood.

published on : 13th October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Waterlogging woes back in Bhubaneswar

Waterlogging also led to traffic snarls at major junctions like Rasulgarh, Bomikhal, Vani Vihar and Nayapalli.

published on : 13th October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Overflowing drains, inundated roads

More than 115 residential areas and markets in 30 Wards of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC) have been flooded with rain and drain water making life miserable. 

published on : 13th October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Over three lakh affected in Cuttack 

The district administration has opened 58 free kitchen centres, including 54 in Cuttack city, three in Athagarh and one in Narasinghpur block to provide cooked food to affected people.

published on : 13th October 2018

Odisha's Gajapati district remains cut off after Cyclone Titli

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.

published on : 13th October 2018

Crops damaged in Jagatsinghpur district​ of Odisha 

 Incessant rains accompanied by strong winds with speed of 60 kmph battered many blocks since Thursday night.

published on : 13th October 2018

Odisha government failed in flood management: Opposition

OPCC President Niranjan Patnaik further said the State Government ignored IMD forecast of heavy to very heavy rainfall without taking any preemptive measures.

published on : 13th October 2018

Weak embankments trigger flood threat in Odisha

The people fear that if the rains continue for a few more days, embankments of river Baitarani and its tributaries might collapse. 

published on : 13th October 2018

Cyclone Titli: Erosion threat looms over Odisha's riverside villages

Kankadapal village is the worst hit where people have already lost several acres of crop lands and houses to the river.

published on : 13th October 2018

Puri faces rain fury after cyclone Titli

Incessant rains since Thursday night poured miseries on the pilgrim town on Friday. 

published on : 13th October 2018

Water level rising due to incessant rains in Odisha

Low-lying areas in most of the areas of the district, including the district headquarters town and Vyas Nagar, were waterlogged.

published on : 13th October 2018

Odisha rain: Baitarani river crosses danger mark in Jajpur district

The river was reportedly flowing at 18 metres against its danger mark of 17.83 metres near Akhuapada at 6 pm on Sunday.

published on : 3rd September 2018