September 21, 2018 10:25 am
The Met department also put out an alert for a storm surge of about 0.5 metre above astronomical tides which was likely to inundate low-lying areas in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts of Andhra Pradesh, and Gajapati, Ganjam, Khurda and Puri districts of Odisha at the time of landfall.
October 12, 2013 11:25 pm
Five people were killed in Odisha in the heavy rains ahead of the storm.
October 12, 2013 10:43 pm
This might be the second biggest evacuation exercise undertaken since 1990,NDMA officials.
October 12, 2013 10:32 pm
District administration found it difficult to convince the villagers to evacuate their homes.
October 12, 2013 10:26 pm
Villagers,observing traditional pujas for Dussehra,refused to board vehicles.
October 12, 2013 3:11 pm
While 'Phailin' is expected to cause major damage,the coast has witnessed other devastating cyclones.
October 12, 2013 11:06 am
Tropical Cyclone Phailin has maintained Category five strength for six hours.
October 12, 2013 11:03 am
With Phailin expected to make a landfall on Saturday,NDMA provides measures to be followed.
March 14, 2014 11:53 am
'Very severe' cyclone hits Gopalpur coast,wind speed upto 200 kmph.