Panic gripped the residents of low-lying areas in Balasore district after Jalaka River breached the danger mark. Villagers fear yet another flood as the river has swelled above 6.29 metre against the danger mark of 5.50 metre.
Residents who are already reeling under severe loss due to the flood last month, anticipated more loss.
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 […]
Kalahandi: Panic gripped local residents of Pandi village in the district after water from Indravati South main canal entered the village following a breach in the canal today. According to sources, a 20 feet breach developed in the main canal on Wednesday night. On getting information, a team of engineers from Indravati Water Department rushed […]