Orissa seeks extra Central aid of Rs 1144.46 cr

21 of the state`s 30 districts experienced very high floods which affected above 25 lakh people in the second spell and 34.43 lakh in the first phase.

Orissa gears up post-relief ops, flood toll 40

With water receding in all rivers, Orissa govt said it has stepped up post-
relief operation to restore normalcy in flood-affected areas.

Orissa flood: 27 dead, relief operations intensify

The people in the marooned villages will be given cooked
food till water completely recedes from their villages, Naveen Patnaik said.

‘No Army help in Orissa for flood operation’

Rejecting BJP`s demand,Orissa govt said it did not require Army help for rescue and relief operation in the flood-hit districts.

Orissa flood: Jawan drowns after saving 60 people

Aswini Kanungo (28), member of a rescue team of the
Orissa Disaster Rapid Action Force, had gone to rescue marooned people and
helped 60 people.

Fresh flood in Orissa, more villages inundated

200 villages in Mahanadi delta region has remained marooned for over a fortnight.

Orissa: CM assures flood help, toll mounts to 39

Naveen Patnaik assured the flood affected people that they would receive compensation for house damage and crop loss.

Cong calls Orissa flood as man-made, blames govt

Terming the severe floods
in Orissa as man-made, Congress on Tuesday accused BJD government
in the state of failing to provide relief to marooned people
after exposing its inability in preventing the calamity.