Heavy rains in coastal parts likely after cyclonic formation

Bhubaneswar: A cyclonic formation over Odisha which has the likelihood of turning into a low pressure in the next 48 hours would result in heavy rains in most parts of the state, according to a forecast by the Met department.

Met department sources, predicted that interior parts of Odisha might receive heavy rainfall. Rain and thunderstorms is expected in many places today. Notably, in the past 36 hours, Talcher has received the maximum 82 mm rainfall.