More rainfall in south Odisha in next 4 days

Bhubaneswar: Heavy rainfall coupled with gusty winds likely to hit the State in next four days as a low pressure area is likely to form over central Bay of Bengal by September 28, a Met office release said on Thursday.

Under its influence widespread rainfall will occur in most places in south Odisha.

Notably, the State has received 8% less rainfall this year with Sonepur, Kandhamal, Khurda and Balangir district recording below normal rainfall due to El Nino effect.