Bhubaneswar 'hottest place' in Odisha as temperature shoots up

The capital city of Odisha became the hottest place in the state by 2:30 PM.

Bikers with protective measures to protect from scorching heat

The capital city of Odisha saw a significant spike in day temperature as the heat wave spell intensified across the State. On Thursday, the day temperature in Bhubaneswar shot up to 43.6° C making it the hottest place in the state.

After Bhubaneswar, Boudh was the second hottest city with 43.5 degrees Celsius, followed by Angul (43.3 degrees Celsius), Jharsuguda ( 42.8 degrees Celsius), Baripada (42.6 degrees Celsius), Titlagarh, Malkangiri and Khordha ( 42.5 degrees Celsius each).