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 15, 2014 4:57 pm
The maximum number of 16 deaths in various rain-related incidents are reported from the worst-hit Visakhapatnam.
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.
March 14, 2014 11:52 am
Sources said the impact of cyclone 'Phailin' would be highest during the night.
October 12, 2013 4:03 pm
He enquired about the cyclone situation and directed officials to be on high alert.
October 12, 2013 3:43 pm
Cancellation of trains and buses towards coastal areas of the state will hit the commuters.
October 12, 2013 3:11 pm
While 'Phailin' is expected to cause major damage,the coast has witnessed other devastating cyclones.