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News from Paradeep

Paradeep is a municipality and a major seaport city in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha. Lying on the eastern coastline of India, Paradeep is known for being an important port of the country. The paradeep Port here is the 8th major port of India and the first major deep sea port in the east coast commissioned after independence

tree uprooted in Bhubaneswar
Weather Update: Deep Depression In Bay Of Bengal, Red Warning Issued For 8 Odisha Districts

Most of the streets, sahis and lanes in different parts of Cuttack were waterlogged while the Badambadi Bus Stand area has remained inundated since yesterday affecting normal life in the millennium city.

Bumper Catch! People Net Fish On Flooded Road In Paradip #WATCH
Bumper Catch! People Net Fish On Flooded Road In Paradip #WATCH

A different sight unfolded before the eyes of some locals in Koladia village when they witnessed loads of fish flocking on the road flooded with gushing rainwater. 

Wreckages Of ‘Black Rose’ Yet To Be Cleared From Sea Off Odisha Coast
12 Years On, Wreckages Of ‘Black Rose’ Yet To Be Cleared From Sea Off Odisha Coast

It is now proving to be a lurking danger for the fishermen of the State as many fishing trawlers and ships have met with accidents after hitting the piles of wreckages of the cargo vessel in the sea in the last 12 years.

Paradip May Go At Least 2 Feet Underwater By Turn Of 22nd Century

Due to melting of glaciers, 12 Indian coastal cities including Paradip will submerge in the sea by the end of 21 century, NASA predicted

Cyclone Yaas Landfall
Very Severe Cyclonic Storm Yaas Nears Odisha-WB Coast With Ferocious Intensity 

The very severe cyclonic storm Yaas has already started to batter the northern coastline of Odisha with powerful winds and rain as it is set to make landfall in a few hours from now. As per the statement of the India Meteorological Department, the storm will cross the Odisha-Bengal coasts to the north of Dhamra and south of Balasore around noon today with sustained wind speed of 130 to 140 kmph. 

Cyclone Yaas
‘Yaas' Turns Into 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm', Lays Centered About 180Km Off Paradip

Cyclonic storm Yaas has turned into a 'Very Severe Cyclonic Storm' and is currently moving at a speed of about 15kmph in the sea, informed the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

Cyclone Evacuation
Over 2 Lakh Evacuated In Odisha As Cyclone Yaas Inches Closer

The maximum number of 74,132 people have been shifted in Balasore district, followed by 73,103 from Bhadrak and 41.685 from Kendrapara

Cyclone Yaas Satellite Image
Cyclone Yaas Landfall Will Be Near Bhitarkanika National Park: JTWC, US-GSF

Currently, Cyclone Yaas is having marginally unfavorable vertical wind shear. However, just prior to landfall, wind shear will turn supportive and Yaas to attain peak intensity

Cyclone Yaas Satellite Image
Big Breaking: Cyclone Yaas Heading Towards Paradip, Kendrapada To Be Worst Hit

As per the prediction of all models (IMD to US, Europe and Japan), Yaas will make landfall between Kendrapada and Bhadrak on May 26 in the morning to afternoon hours.

cyclone yaas
Cyclone ‘Yaas’: Get Details On Landfall, Rain-Wind Warnings And Areas To Be Affected

The deep depression over East-central Bay of Bengal, which had remained practically stationary during past 6 hours, today intensified into cyclonic storm. It is situated about 600 km north-northwest of Port Blair (Andaman Islands), 540 km south-southeast of Paradip (Odisha), 650 km south-southeast of Balasore (Odisha) and 630 km south-southeast of Digha (West Bengal), as per the latest bulletin issued by the IMD.

Gas Leak
15 Injured In Gas Leak At Food Processing Plant In Paradip

At least 15 persons were taken ill, including an eight-year-old child, after inhaling ammonia gas which reportedly leaked from a prawn processing plant and an adjacent ice factory at Paradip Garh on Sunday.

Cyclone Yaas Landfall Between Paradip & Sagar Islands
'Cyclone Yaas' Likely To Make Landfall Between Paradip & Sagar Island: IMD DG

The developing cyclonic storm 'Yaas' will most-probably make landfall somewhere between Odisha's Paradip and Sagar Islands, the southern-most part of West Bengal. The Director General of India Meteorological Department Mrutyunjay Mohapatra made the major announcement on Sunday.

paradip port fire
Fire Breaks Out In Paradip Port, No Casualties

A massive fire broke out at the Mechanical Coal Handling Plant (MCHP) on the premises of Paradip port on Saturday.