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Odisha: Inclement weather brings paddy harvest to a halt

Farmers said the sudden rough weather has brought the paddy harvest process to a halt.

published on : 10th December 2022
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Three swept away as rains pound Odisha

Incidents reported from Ganjam, Boudh, Angul 

published on : 21st September 2022
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With rains, returns diarrhoea in Odisha

While the administration claims the outbreak of diarrhoea has been contained in the area and sources of drinking water disinfected, the ground reality is different.

published on : 26th August 2022
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Monsoon fury: People forced to drink flood water in marooned Odisha villages

There is scarcity of drinking water, polythene sheets and healthcare services for the elderly and pregnant women, a local school teacher said.

published on : 25th August 2022
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Two more kids killed, BJP blames Odisha government for wall collapse deaths

BJP’s district president Kandra Soren said the government failed to provide proper houses to poor families under different schemes leading to such incidents.

published on : 24th August 2022
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Odisha: Heavy rain alert till August 25

Heavy rainfall (between 7 to 11 cm) may also occur in parts of 10 other districts including Cuttack, Puri, Ganjam, Gajapati and Khurda in this period.

published on : 24th August 2022
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Odisha floods: Kendrapara relieved but Marsaghai still gasping as several areas remain cut off

The situation is equally bad for Jalapoka, Srutipur, Nanakar, Dumuka, Kusunapur, Manikunda, Kasoti, Naranapur and other villages with a population of around 30,000 as a breach occurred in Luna river.

published on : 23rd August 2022
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Road communication hit due to landslide near Saradhapur

Meanwhile, heavy showers accompanied by gusty wind threw life out of gear in Berhampur on Sunday evening.

published on : 22nd August 2022
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Odisha floods: Rain havoc in Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, communication hit

Portion of road from Baripada and Jaleswar in Balasore district submerged, rail services affected

published on : 21st August 2022
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Incessant rain claims five lives in Odisha

Incessant rain triggered by the deep depression over Bay of Bengal has pounded the state in the last 24 hours causing a flood-like situation in parts of north-coastal districts.

published on : 20th August 2022
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Deep depression to cross Odisha, West Bengal coasts; heavy rainfall forecast for four districts

The depression that lay centered about 250 km east-southeast of Balasore, 190 km east-southeast of Digha and 150 km south-east of Sagar Islands at about 8.30 am moved at a speed of 20 km/ph.

published on : 19th August 2022
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Hirakud dam closes 12 gates

The authorities of Hirakud dam closed 12 sluice gates on Thursday after a decrease in inflow of water into the reservoir.

published on : 19th August 2022
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Odisha rains: BMC convenes meeting for advance measures to prevent waterlogging 

The ODRAF teams have also been asked to remain alert for the situation as IMD has predicted more rains due to the formation of low pressure,” the Commissioner said.

published on : 8th August 2022
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IMD issues heavy rain alert in Odisha's Sundargarh, Bargarh and Jharsuguda districts

The national weather forecaster cautioned that heavy rainfall may lead to temporary waterlogging in low-lying regions and traffic congestion in urban areas.

published on : 23rd July 2022
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Heavy rains cause landslide in Odisha's Gajapati; watch on Hirakud dam

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik appreciated efforts of the fire fighters of Rayagada and Kolnara for rescuing the two persons from the swollen river.

published on : 18th July 2022
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Odisha: Water levels of irrigation dams shoot up, Koraput and Kalahandi farmers rejoice

According to official sources, the water level of Upper Kolab which was about 846.07 meter on July 17 last year, touched 846.96 meter by the same date this year.

published on : 18th July 2022
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Odisha's rainfall deficit at just one per cent now

The weather experts attributed the increase in rainfall activity in the State to the two back to back low pressure areas on July 4 and 9.

published on : 15th July 2022
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Rains hit normal life in urban areas of Odisha's Koraput district

District emergency department sources informed that about 20 mm average rainfall was recorded in the last 24 hours.

published on : 14th July 2022
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Paddy cultivation drops by 40 per cent this year in Odisha, late monsoon to blame

Though the department claimed that the overall crop condition is normal, many parts of the State depending on rain water for cropping were experiencing moisture stress conditions.

published on : 13th July 2022
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Odisha receives 25 per cent excess rainfall in seven days

In the last 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Thursday, light to moderate rainfall/thundershower activity occurred at most places in interior districts and at many places in coastal districts.

published on : 8th July 2022
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