The entire region is swept by cold wave since three days, officials at the MET dept said on Thursday.
The Centre has come to the rescue of cyclone-hit states of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha for the restoration of government-run tourist facilities.
‘Akash’ missile is a medium range surface-to-air anti-aircraft defence system with a strike range of 25 km.
The owner of the brick kiln identified as Purushothama Reddy was arrested and remanded to judicial custody till October 23.
A fisherman and a nine-year-old drown as Cyclone Hudhud hits Odisha.
Over 900 people perished then. People threw caution to the winds and exposed themselves to marauding tidal waves.
Nearly 3.5 lakh people, including those living in the coast of Ganjam are being evacuated and authorities have been asked to start a free kitchen.
People evacuated from coastal areas; NDRF and armed forces mobilised.
At least 25 teams, 15 of NDRF and 10 ODRF, have been deployed at vulnerable areas keeping an eye on cyclone Hudhud.
The deceased has been identified as Jeevan Patnaik (55), a resident of Sunki in Pottangi area.
Kunal Kapoor went all out to prepare for his part in Kaun Kitne Paani Mein, a film which deals with the water crisis in the Balangir district of the state.
Water level in almost all rivers including Mahanadi dropped considerably, said Deputy Relief Commissioner Prabhat Ranjan Mohapatra.
Many parts of Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Khurda and Puri districts are hit by flood in Mahanadi.
After examining about 300 auto-rickshaw drivers in the city, about 200 drivers were found eligible to drive the special auto.
‘Total expenditure proposed in budget estimates for 2014-15 including debt…’