Tag: Malkangiri Flood

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Odisha's Malkangiri Grapples With Flood-Like Situation

Malkangiri: A vehicle carrying the bodies of slain Maoists got stuck in floodwater due to heavy downpour in the Malkangiri district today and had to be taken out of water with the help of a tractor. Not only roads, rainwater has also inundated hundreds of acres of crop and damaged houses in different parts of […]

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Deep Depression-Triggered Rain Pounds Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Deep depression-induced rain lashed several parts of Odisha today triggering flood-like situation. In the wake of continuous rainfall in several parts of the State, Special Relief Commissioner, Bishnupada Sethi today said that the situation is being closely monitored and Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) and Fire Services teams have been asked to remain […]

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Flood situation improves in Malkangiri, road communication restored

Malkangiri: The flood-like situation in Malkangiri district improved on Sunday bringing much relief to the people. As water level of several rivers including Sileru, Saberi, Poteru and Saptadhara started receding, road communication has been restored in the region, senior officials said. Earlier, vehicular communication in the district was adversely affected as several bridges in the […]

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Heavy Rain Batters Malkangiri, Several Areas Marooned

Malkangiri: Incessant rain continues to lash Malkangiri triggering flood-like situation and cutting-off several low-lying regions of Malkangiri. With water level rising in the rivers, several bridges in the low-lying areas in Kokarkonda, MV-37 and Korkunda have been submerged. Road connectivity has been severely disrupted in many parts of the district. Traffic movement on many roads […]