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Cold wave sweeps Kandhamal, Phulbani records at 3.5 Deg C

Bhubaneswar: Cold wave continues sweeping whole of Kandhamal district with temperature drastically decreasing to as low at 3.5 degree Celsius at many places this morning.

According to reports, Phulbani recorded 3.5 degree Celsius and Daringibadi 4 degree Celsius this morning.

Normal life was disrupted as people could not come out of home due to intense chilly weather. Smoggy weather hindered vehicular movement at many places.

Cyclone Titli claimed 26 human lives, affected 57L people: SRC

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Tuesday confirmed that 26 persons died and about 57 lakh people in 16 districts of the state were affected in th...

Minor girl gang raped in Rourkela, 3 held

Rourkela: Three days after a minor girl was allegedly gang raped in Vedavyas area in Rourkela in the district, police today arrested three persons in ...

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik turns 73

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) supremo Naveen Patnaik turned 73 today. However, Patnaik avoided an extravagant birthday celebra...

Two dead, 2 hurt in head-on collision of trucks in Balasore

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and two others sustained critical injuries in a head-on collision of two trucks near Chapulia ...