Tag: Sun Stroke

Heat wave in Odisha
‘Odisha To Witness Warmer Than Usual Summer In 2020’

Bhubaneswar: After witnessing a prolonged winter chill, Odisha will experience a hotter summer than usual between March and May this year. As per the seasonal forecast outlook released by the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), the average maximum temperature is likely to be higher by at least 0.5 to 1 degree Celsius in several parts […]

Odisha sizzles in the summer heat

Bhubaneswar: Blistering heat persisted across Odisha on Friday with the mercury breaching the 40 degree celsius mark in at least 11 places in the state. Balangir was the hottest place in the state recording 44.7 degree celsius, while maximum temperature at Titlagarh was recorded at 44.2 degree celsius, the met office said. The maximum temperature […]

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Heat intensifies in Odisha, Balangir hottest

Bhubaneswar: Blistering heat intensified in most parts of Odisha on Friday with Balangir becoming the hottest place in the state at 44.5 degree Celsius. Entire western Odisha and some other areas virtually turned into a boiling cauldron as the mercury breached the 40 degree Celsius mark in at least 13 places, the met office said. […]

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Odisha sizzles amid soaring temperatures

Bhubaneswar: Blistering heat swept across Odisha with Titlagarh being the hottest place at 45.5 degrees Celsius on Tuesday. The sun-stroke toll also climbed to three during the day, following a death reported from Balangir district, the office of the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) said. Earlier, two sun-stroke deaths had been reported in the state, one […]

Odisha government confirms 14 sunstroke deaths

Bhubaneswar: Blistering heat wave condition continued in several parts of Odisha as 15 places recorded above 40 degree Celsius on Monday while the state government said it had received reports of deaths of 140 people due to sunstroke but only confirmed 14 of them. “We have received reports regarding death of 140 people due to […]