Rainfall likely in parts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Many parts of Odisha are likely to receive rainfall in the next 24 hours under the influence of a cyclonic circulation formed over Chhattisgarh and Bihar, the local Met Office said here today.

As per the Met prediction, some places in Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Deogarh, Angul, Sundergarh, Keonjhar and Mayurbhanj districts are likely to receive moderate rainfall along with hailstorms.

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“An anti-cyclone is developing over Central Odisha and Kolkata region for which there is movement of water vapour from the Sea towards the landmass. On account of this, rainfall along with hailstorms is likely to occur in some place of North Odisha,” Director, Meteorological Centre, Bhubaneswar, Dr Sarat Chandra Sahu said.