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Cyclone Titli claims 16 lives in Odisha, 8 in Andhra Pradesh

As Cyclone Titli made landfall near the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border last week, at least sixteen people were killed in Odisha and eight people in Andhra Pradesh till now.

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

As Cyclone Titli made landfall near the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha border last week, at least sixteen people were killed in Odisha and eight people in Andhra Pradesh till now. (Source: PTI)

The death toll due to the cyclonic storm mounted to 24 Sunday after 15 people were reportedly killed in a landslide at Barghar area in Gajapati, PTI reported. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

Late Thursday night, PTI reported the death of an eight-year-old boy by drowning in a canal in Ganjam district. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

As many as 15 teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed along with the Orissa Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) at several places across the state. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

More than 3,000 people have been evacuated in Andhra Pradesh, leaving 1,000 houses damaged. Odisha government evacuated over three lakh people to safe places and they were housed in 1,112 shelters. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

Odisha government had earlier on Thursday claimed to have achieved the “Mission Zero Casualty”, a target set by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, even as heavy rainfall lashed at least five districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Puri, Khurda and Jagatsinghpur. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

Out of the 67 fishing boat, 65 were reported to have a safe return from Kakinada in East Godavari district.(Source: Reuters)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

Horticulture crops suffered extensive damage in Srikakulam district while paddy crops suffered damage in Vizianagaram. Coconut plantations, banana and mango trees were the worst hit, according to a preliminary official report. (Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

All India Radio News has reported the cyclone has weakened and is moving towards North East direction. Thousands of passengers are stranded at Vishakhapatnam, Puri and Balasore railway stations.(Source: PTI)

Cyclone Titli claims 8 lives in Andhra Pradesh, causes widespread damage in Odisha

People carry their belongings to a safer place after cyclone Titli hit in Srikakulam district in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh. (Source: Reuters)