Cyclone Fani caused Odisha a loss of over Rs 9,000 cr: 1.6 cr people hit by storm, crops on 1.8 lakh hectare damaged
According to the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC), different departments assessed the loss to public properties to be Rs. 6643.63 crore, and an amount of Rs. 2692.63 crore is required for relief measures for the affected people.
Odisha government estimates losses of Rs 12,000 crore due to Cyclone Fani, says amount may increase after door-to-door survey
'We have submitted a tentative loss figure of Cyclone Fani to the central team. This amount may increase as the officials will undertake a door-to-door survey to access the actual loss,' Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) BP Sethi said
Cyclone Titli: Odisha govt approves assistance worth Rs 2,770 crore to rebuild flood-affected districts
The state government has sanctioned Rs 27 crore for the Energy Department to undertake restoration activities after cyclone Titli
Heavy rains in Odisha affect over 3 lakh people in 3 districts; waters of Baitarani river flood farmlands
The IMD has forecast heavy rainfall and thunderstorms at one or two districts of Odisha in the next 24 hours.
The Special Relief Commissioner's office eased tensions about flooding in Odisha, saying that the water level in all the rivers are below danger level.
Odisha rains: Government expects 'low to medium' floods, issues high alert in six districts after toll reaches 12
Odisha government put the collectors of six districts on high alert with the water level in Mahanadi and Baitarani rivers swelling due to heavy rainfall.
With the water level in three of the major rivers of north Odisha crossing the danger mark on Tuesday, the authorities in Keonjhar, Bhadrak and Jajpur districts have stepped up their preparedness for rescue-and-relief operations, said officials.
Sunstroke toll rises to 16 in Odisha: Heatwaves take four more lives; Angul sizzles at 43.1 degress Celsius
Sunstroke toll climbed to 16 in Odisha on Monday even as rains and a nor'wester (northwester) in some areas brought respite from the intense heat in the state.
With entire Odisha sizzling under a blistering heat-wave, the state government which had earlier declared school holidays till Tuesday, announced on Monday summer vacation in advance.