North Odisha likely to escape a major flood: SRC

At least eight gram panchayats in Baliapal block, 21 panchayats in Bhograi block, 18 panchayats in Jaleswar block and 10 villages in Basta block have been affected due to the flood. One team of ODRAF has been sent to Baliapal.

Jul 26, 2017, 16:26 PM IST

Flood woes compounded by fresh rains in Odisha

Fresh rains triggered by a low pressure compounded the miseries of flood victims in Odisha.

Aug 09, 2014, 22:41 PM IST

People evacuated from marooned areas in Odisha

A large number of people were evacuated from areas marooned due to breaches in Baitarani river embankment in Odisha`s Jajpur and Bhadrak districts on Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

Thousands evacuated as Odisha river breaches embankment

About 10,000 people were evacuated and moved to safer places after the Baitarani river breached its embankment following heavy rain in Odisha`s Jajpur district.

Jul 22, 2014, 14:02 PM IST

NGT issues notice to Centre, Odisha Govt on river water use

National Green Tribunal issued notice to Centre & Odisha alleging iron ore refining company Brahmani River Pellets Ltd (BRPL) Stemcor, is drawing water from Baitarani without environmental clearance.

Nov 24, 2012, 00:50 AM IST