Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 29 (ANI): Union Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha chaired a meeting of the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) here on Monday to take stock of the situation arising out of the cyclonic storm 'Fani' which is located over 800 km south-east of Chennai.
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Apr 29 (ANI): Cyclone 'Fani' that has been gaining strength in the south-east Bay of Bengal is likely to intensify into a very "severe cyclonic storm" in the next 24 hours, the weather department said on Sunday.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Citing the financial burden the state government has to bear to recuperate from frequent natural disasters, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accord the special category status to his state.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Jan 4 (ANI): The Odisha government has put seven districts on alert in view of cyclonic activities in the South China Sea.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 18 (ANI): Cyclone Phethai, which is currently causing havoc in parts of coastal Andhra Pradesh, has caused destruction of paddy and cotton crops in Odisha, Joint Relief Commissioner Pravat Mohapatra said on Tuesday.
New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): A high-level committee chaired by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday approved additional assistance from the National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) of Rs 1023.59 crore to Odisha and Rs 268.63 crore to Tripura, on account of relief work to be undertak
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged Centre to provide immediate assistance to the state for undertaking relief and restoration work in areas affected by Cyclone Titli which hit the state in October.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Members of Parliament (MPs) have decided to raise the issue of 'special category status' for Odisha during the Winter Session of Parliament, which commences on December 11.
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): A five member team of the Odisha-wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by MLA Rabi Naik and Pradeep Purohit, on Tuesday visited areas affected by Cyclone Titli and subsequent flood and met with the people to assess damages and inspect relie
Bhubaneswar (Orissa) [India] Nov 23 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday felicitated 25 people from Cyclone affected districts for their outstanding contribution in relief, rescue and rehabilitation operations.
Updated : 8 months ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): The Odisha Government-led by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has decided to provide houses for all the 13,000 families, whose homes were damaged during cyclone Titli and subsequent floods.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Nov 2 (ANI): A seven-member team of the central government, headed by joint secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), SK Shahi, reached Odisha to visit cyclone and subsequent flood-affected districts of the state for damage assistance.