Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 19:31
The death toll due to sunstroke mounted to 20 in Odisha today as searing heat wave condition intensified further with Titlagarh and Sonepur sizzling at 44.8 degree celsius.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 00:21
There was no respite from the gruelling heatwave conditions in Odisha with the mercury touching 44.5 degree Celsius at Sambalpur and many districts recording temperatures above 40 degree C on Monday even as the local MeT office predicted further rise in day temperatures.
Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 22:19
Moderate rains in parts of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan and fresh snowfall in Himachal Pradesh kept temperature subdued in North, while in Eastern India two more deaths were reported from Odisha due to ongoing heat wave.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 20:07
With three fresh deaths reported from separate places, the number of deaths in Odisha due to sunstroke rose to 15 on Wednesday, official sources said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 22:04
Heat wave conditions prevailed in Odisha with the mercury on Tuesday touching 44 degree Celsius at Talcher and a dozen of places recording temperatures above 40 deg C with the number of alleged sunstroke deaths mounting to 24, official sources said.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2013, 16:31
Western Odisha continued to reel under heat wave conditions Saturday, with a town in the region recording a maximum of 42.4 degrees Celsius, the highest for the day in the state, an official said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 12:14
Thunder squall followed by rains brought down temperatures in several parts of Odisha.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 20:18
The sweltering heat conditions continued in Odisha with the temperature remaining above 46 degree Celsius in at least five places, crippling normal life in most parts.
Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 22:09
The heat wave condition intensified in Odisha with the temperature crossing 47 degrees Celsius mark in four western districts.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 20:55
Heat wave conditions further intensified in Odisha with the temperature crossing 46 degree Celsius in at least four places on Wednesday with Talcher in the coal belt being the hottest in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 22:21
Heat wave conditions continued to prevail in Odisha with the temperature crossing 45 degree Celsius in eight of the 30 districts on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 05, 2012, 22:12
As heatwave intensified in Odisha with 30 sunstroke deaths, most areas sizzled under blistering temperatures on Tuesday.
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