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Tag: Low Pressure Rain

Flood Alert Sounded For Jajpur, Bhadrak & Kendrapara

Bhubaneswar: Baitarani River may trigger flood in low-lying areas of Jajpur and Bhadrak districts by tomorrow morning, special relief commissioner (SRC) Pradeep Jena said on Tuesday. “Even though there is no flood situation as of now, heavy rainfall in the upper catchment areas of Baitarani in Keonjhar may lead to deluge. The river is flowing […]

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Low Pressure Rain Will Help Farmers & Recover Monsoon Deficit: Odisha Minister

Bhubaneswar: Odisha State Revenue Minister Sudam Marndi on Thursday said the low pressure-induced rain will help farmers of the State in their agricultural activities which has been badly hit due to deficit in the monsoon season this year. India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Regional Centre in Bhubaneswar predicted that Odisha will experience heavy rainfall in the […]

Heavy rain likely in Odisha; SRC alerts collectors

Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre here today predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall for several parts of Odisha till Friday due to the formation of a fresh low pressure area over the Bay of Bengal. The low pressure area, formed over east-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining areas, is likely to become more marked and […]

Odisha on toes after unseasonal rain batters crops

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday cancelled Saturday and Sunday holidays of employees and other field functionaries of Agriculture and Revenue departments amid increased likelihood of more rain as predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik after holding a high level meeting through video-conferencing directed Collectors of 15 districts to closely monitor the […]

Waterlogging in Bhubaneswar
Rain leaves several areas in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar waterlogged

Bhubaneswar: After braving heavy rainfall on Sunday, the residents in twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar had to grapple with acute inundation today due to absence of proper drainage systems. Several low-lying localities in Cuttack remained waterlogged for over 20 hours since the city received highest 155 mm of rainfall last night. Not only the […]