Cyclone Yaas

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik calls upon Centre to end fertiliser short supply   

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said a short supply of fertilisers will adversely affect agricultural production and unnecessarily invite a law and order situation in most of the districts.

published on : 1st August 2021

Rendered homeless by cyclone Yaas, mother-daughter duo in Odisha takes shelter in cowshed

Though Minati avails old age pension and PDS commodities, by her own admission, she sells those to buy her daughter’s medicines. 

published on : 2nd July 2021

Cyclone Yaas: Minister directs Tata Power to speed up restoration 

As IMD has predicted more rains in the coming days, further delay in the restoration works in low lying and waterlogged areas would prove costly.

published on : 17th June 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces package for cyclone Yaas-hit farmers

The package includes provision of input subsidy for farmers who suffered crop loss of at least 33% or more and conversion of their short term loans to mid-term loans. 

published on : 10th June 2021

Odisha reiterates Central aid for disaster resilient infra

Special Relief Commissioner Pradeep Jena justified the need for special treatment to Odisha by the Centre as far as tropical cyclones are concerned.

published on : 9th June 2021

Central team inspects Yaas damage in two districts in Odisha

The Collector informed the team members that the district suffered loss of property worth Rs 70.1 crore in the cyclone.

published on : 9th June 2021

Central team inspects Cyclone Yaas damage

The central team will be assessing the damages in Mayurbhanj district on Tuesday.

published on : 8th June 2021

Kendrapara villagers await help to rebuild lives after cycloen Yaas

​People in Rajkanika, Aul, Pattamundai and Rajnagar blocks,  that were the worst-affected, stare at administrative apathy in terms of reconstruction and rehabilitation.

published on : 7th June 2021

Central team to visit West Bengal to assess cyclone damage 

During the three-day trip, the team is likely to meet officials from the state’s Finance Department, sources said.

published on : 7th June 2021

Central team to assess damage by cyclone Yaas in four Odisha districts from Monday

The team will meet Chief Secretary SC Mahapatra and Special Relief Commissioner PK Jena either on Tuesday evening or Wednesday for a wrap up meeting.

published on : 7th June 2021

FIR against Suvendu Adhikari, brother Soumendu for stealing relief materials for cyclone victims

Ratnadeep Manna, a member of the civic body’s board of administrators, alleged the loot was committed with the help of central force personnel who were assigned for Suvendu’s security.

published on : 6th June 2021

Central team to visit West Bengal to assess damage caused by Cyclone Yaas

A central team led by a joint secretary of the MHA will visit West Bengal for three days to assess the damage caused by the cyclone, a Home Ministry official said.

published on : 6th June 2021

Central team to review damage caused by cyclone Yaas in West Bengal

The inter-ministerial team headed by SK Shahi, joint secretary in the ministry of home affairs, will take stock of the situation in South 24 Parganas district.

published on : 5th June 2021

Cyclone Yaas fries hopes of  shrimp farmers in Odisha's Balasore

Around 300 hectare of land near Kumbhirgadi panchayat under Bhograi block and more than 1,700 hectare under Baliapal block were used in shrimp farming this year.

published on : 5th June 2021

BJP demands early aid to cyclone Yaas-affected in Odisha

Placing nine demands before the state government, senior BJP leader Manmohan Samal said housing assistance and crop damage compensation should reach the affected people within two weeks.

published on : 4th June 2021
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