With 16 sluice gates of Galudih barrage in Jharkhand having been opened, the impact of floodwater has started visible from today morning itself.
ODRAF and fire services personnel carry out ops to rescue people stranded in low-lying areas in Sundarpada after floodwater from Daya River entered the area. Watch these visuals.
With the flood situation in Odisha worsening, waterlogging & flooding in several areas of the state including Sambalpur, Bhubaneswar, Khordha, Banki were reported.
Several villages in Gop block of Puri district were inundated after a 25 feet wide breach occurred on the embankment of Kushabhadra river
In a major development, Odisha government on Tuesday decided to release excess flood water by opening more gates of Hirakud dam.
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, […]
Angul: An auto-rickshaw plunged several feet underground after floodwater washed away a road in the district today. Two persons including a trader travelling in the vehicle were however safely rescued from the trapped auto. As per sources, heavy rainfall under the influence of low pressure on Bay of Bengal over the past few days caused […]
Bhubaneswar: Incessant rain in the upper catchment areas has triggered fear of a moderate flood in the districts adjoining Mahanadi river basin. As per information received from Odisha State Emergency Operation Centre, about 6.52 lakh cusec of water was discharged through a total of 24 gates of Hirakud Dam at 9 am today. The outflow […]