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Around 70,000 people evacuated in Odisha

The Odisha Government has evacuated around 70,000 people so far from the areas that are likely to be hit by Cyclone Hudhud. Maximum number of 30,000 people were shifted from Gajapati district, while 13,282 people were moved to safe location…

Cyclone Hudhud: Evacuation begins in Odisha

As the Cyclone Hudhud intensified further and moving towards the Visakhapatnam coast, high alert continues in Odisha too. At least 7,360 people have been evacuated from some vulnerable areas so far. The evacuation will continue till…

Cyclone Phailin: Highest Number of Evacuation

Press Release, Bhubaneswar, 13th Oct, 2013: The cyclone Phailin hit Odisha Coast at about 8.30 to 9PM on 12th October near Gopalpur in the district of Ganjam. Before hitting of cyclone all people from vulnerable areas were evacuated for…

7,893 Missing in Uttarakhand, UN says 11,000

It is difficult to estimate the exact number of casualties in Uttarakhand flood as thousands of pilgrims and locals are still missing. While Uttarakhand government put the number of people missing at 7,893, the United Nations agency said…

Yamuna in Spate, Flood Scare in Delhi

The Yamuna River has crossed the danger mark in Delhi after the heavy rains in northern states forcing the government to evacuate over 2000 families living along the river banks. The danger mark for the Yamuna River stands at 204.83…