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Central Team To Visit Cyclone Fani-Hit Odisha

Bhubaneswar:10/5/19: Inter-ministerial team Home Affairs department will visit the Cyclone Fani-hit areas of Odisha from May 12-15 for rapid assessment of the situation. According to a release by the Home ministry, the central team led by Additional Secretary of the Home Affairs Department, Vivek Bhardwaj will visit the cyclone-affected areas of Odisha between May 12 and May 15. The direction was ...

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Campaigning for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections will end this evening

Newdelhi:10/5/19:Campaigning for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections will end this evening. 59 constituencies, spread over 7 states, will go to polls in this phase on Sunday. Voting in this phase will take place for 14 seats in Uttar Pradesh, 10 in Haryana, 8 seats each in West Bengal, Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, 7 in Delhi and 4 in ...

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Government machinery and administration totally failure to tackle the power cut situation.

Bhubaneswar:10/5/19 As many as 15,000 technicians and workers have been engaged by various Governments and the BMC to restore normalcy in the State capital of Bhubaneswar, which has been ravaged by Cyclone Fani recently. According to information, the CESU has engaged over 3,000 technicians and workers in power restoration work. Power disruption has pained the denizens the most. About 4,000 ...

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Well preparedness in Navratna Company NALCO to meet the threat of Cyclone FANI

Bhubaneswar, 02.05.2019: Navratna Company NALCO has taken several precautionary measures in view of the threat posed by Cyclone FANI, which is likely to affect Odisha on 3rd May, 2019. Corporate Office in Bhubaneswar, Smelter & Power Complex in Angul, Mines & Refinery Complex at Damanjodi, Koraput and Port Facilities in Visakhapatnam have put in place the Standard Operating Practices (SOP) – ...

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Odisha Chief Minister reviewing the situation for severe cyclonic storm FANI

Bhubaneswar:2/5/19: In view of the fast approaching very severe cyclonic storm FANI and as it is predicted to have its landfall between 8 am and 10 am tomorrow, Odisha Chief Minister today appealed all to remain indoors and all business establishments as well as shops to remain closed for safety measures. Besides reviewing the situation from time to time at the ...

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Special Relief Commissioner has released the telephone numbers of control rooms

Bhubaneswar2/5/19:: As various wings of the state administration are preparing for the impending cyclone FANI in full swing, the office of the Special Relief Commissioner has released the telephone numbers of control rooms in the Collectrate offices of all the 30 districts. State emergency operations centre helpline, railway helpline numbers and bus helpline numbers have also been opened for to aid ...

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Shalini Sheetal has emerged as Odisha topper in the CBSE class XII Board Exams

Bhubaneswar: 2/5/19: Shalini Sheetal has emerged as Odisha topper in the Central Board of Secondary Education class XII board exams, the results of which were declared today. A Science student of Mother’s Public School here, Shalini has secured 488 marks out of 500. Thanking all her teachers for her success, an elated Shalini said: “I have got 98.2 per cent only ...

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Around 3.31 lakh people have been evacuated by 3 PM to ensure ‘Zero Casualty’ in the Cyclone FANI

Bhubaneswar:2/5/19: Around 3.31 lakh people have been evacuated by 3 PM, as part of the massive evacuation drive being carried out by the Odisha Government to ensure ‘Zero Casualty’ in the Cyclone FANI. According to reports, a maximum of 1.82 lakh in Ganjam district have been evacuated out of 2.81 lakh planned to be shifted. There are 104 shelters and ...

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East Coast Railway cancelled 40 more trains between May 2 and May 4 in view of extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘FANI’.

Bhubaneswar:2/5/19:The East Coast Railway (ECoR) cancelled 40 more trains between May 2 and May 4 in view of extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘FANI’. According to official sources, Delhi-Puri Purusottam Express (12802) and Valsad-Puri Express (22909) have been suspended from today. Similarly, Howrah-Puri Shri Jagannath Express (18409) and Sealdah-Puri Express (22201) have been suspended from Friday. Earlier in the day, 107 ...

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Flight services have been suspended from Bhubaneswar airport

Bhubaneswar:2/5/19: Flight services have been suspended from this midnight for next 24 hrs as the extremely severe Cyclone Fani is expected to make landfall near Balukhand in Puri district between 8 and 10 on Friday. As per the latest IMD prediction, the extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm Fani over Westcentral Bay of Bengal moved further north-northeastwards with a speed of about ...

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