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October 12

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 Hudhud may hit Odisha Coast on Oct 12

On October 12, 2013, Cyclone Phailin had caused widespread devastation in Odisha's Ganjam district with port town Gopalpur being the worst hit. Several other districts, including Puri, Khurda, Nayagarh and Cuttack were also hit by Phailin.…

Odisha on High Alert, Cyclone Phailin Nears Coast

The Cyclone Phailin has been upgraded to 'very severe', triggering panic in Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Odisha. The storm formed over the Bay of Bengal, is centred 820-km southeast of Paradip today. It would hit Gopalpur Coast by the night…

Cyclonic Storm to hit Odisha by October 12

A severe cyclonic storm is expected to hit the Odisha Coast by October 12, triggering panic in at least 14 districts of the state, which have been put on a high alert. The storm may mar the festive mood of the people in Odisha, as it…