Tag: Flood Like Situation

Rain fury: Odisha villages marooned, roads snapped

Bhubaneswar/Rayagada/Malkangiri: Flood-like situation prevailed in Rayagada, Malkangiri, Kalahandi and Boudh districts today following incessant rains for past 24 hours. Several villages have been cut off as flood water washed away roads at several places affecting road communication. Further, reports of flooding and rescue operations from various parts of the state are trickling in. A landslide […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Rain fury in Odisha: Civic bodies in crisis management-mode

Bhubaneswar: With heavy rain lashing twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar along with most parts of Odisha for the past 24 hours, flood-like situation and widespread waterlogging has brought life to a standstill putting the civic body authorities on their toes. Capital city Bhubaneswar, which recorded 180 mm of rain in last 24 hours, continues […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Maheshwar Mohanty
Odisha prepared to tackle flood-like situation: Minister Maheswar Mohanty

Bhubaneswar: A day after Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) ruled out the possibility of flood, Odisha on Tuesday asked district collectors in some parts of the State to remain alert in view of a possible flood-like situation. “Barring a few districts, almost all parts of Odisha received rainfall in the past 24 hours. Though there was […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Incessant rain wreaks havoc across districts of Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Normal life has been hit as incessant rains have created flood like situation in Nabarangpur, Kalahandi and Malkangiri districts on Monday. In Kalahandi, four villages – Khairmal, Kapurmal, Rajamunda and Kuriguma – have been inundated due to a 10-feet breach at Indravati Left Canal near Ghenuguda village under Jaipatna block. Villagers have been  marooned […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation in Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Incessant heavy rains for the last 24 hours have triggered flash flood like situation in Pateru and Kankerkonda of the district. Water is running over 2 feet high on Pateru bridge as a result of swelling in water level of Pateru river. Similarly, water has submerged roads at Kankerkonda and Kanyashram in the district. […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Trains cancelled, rescheduled due to heavy rains in Rayagada

Rayagada: Railway services have been hit due to heavy rain causing flood like situation in Odisha. Railway Bridge Number 585 between Theruvali & Singapur Road Railway Stations in Titlagarh-Rayagada Railway Section in Rayagada district has been washed out due to the rain today. As a result many train services were controlled, short terminated and cancelled. […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
No flood-like situation in State: Deputy Relief Commissioner

Bhubaneswar: The state government today ruled out possibility of flood like situation in the state following heavy downpour for the last two days. Despite rainfall there is no possibility of a flood-like situation in the state as of now, informed State’s Deputy Relief Commissioner Pravat Ranjan Mohapatra. All district administrations were alerted four days ago […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Heavy rains claim three lives in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The heavy and incessant rains in south and west Odisha earlier this week has claimed at least three lives, left two missing and hit over 1.3 lakh people in nine districts, an official said on Friday. The damage caused by the rain was known after the rain water receded from the submerged areas on […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Hirakud Water Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Four Coastal Districts

Bhubaneswar: While the overall situation in western and south districts of Odisha is gradually improving, a flood-like situation has cropped up in four coastal districts of the state including Cuttack, Kendrapara, Khurda and Puri districts. The flood-like situation is mainly due to the rise in water level of several tributaries of Mahanadi after the release […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Incessant Rain Causes Flood-Like Situation In Malkangiri
Incessant Rain Causes Flood-Like Situation In Malkangiri

Malkangiri: Heavy downpour, under the influence of a low-pressure, has disrupted normal lives causing a flood-like situation in several parts of the district. Vehicular movements on many routes have been affected as several roads and bridges submerged due to incessant rain. As per reports, major rivers are in spate causing rainwater water to flow over […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Heavy Rain Triggers Flood-Like Situation In Odisha; Situation Grim In Malkangiri & Dhenkanal

Bhubaneswar: The low pressure induced rain in the past four days has triggered flood-like situation in several parts of Odisha. Several areas in the districts of Malkangiri and Dhenkanal are now cut-off from other parts of the State. The major rivers in Malkangiri district are now in spate while floodwater is now flowing two to […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Odisha Flood Update: Collectors Asked To Submit Report To SRC

Bhubaneswar: No major damage or loss of life has been reported on account of the recent Odisha flood-like situation in several districts of Odisha which has been triggered by heavy rainfall, informed Chief Secretary, Asit Tripathy on Monday. The Chief Secretary reviewed the situation by holding discussions with Collectors of 10 districts including Malkangiri, Jajpur, […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021