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DishTV and D2H extend their support to Cyclone-hit Odisha, set up free service camps for customers

DishTV and D2H extend their support to Cyclone-hit Odisha, set up free service camps for customers

Under the free service camp, DishTV and D2H technicians will repair and restore the damaged set-top-box and outdoor units.

May 09, 2019, 19:30 PM IST
Death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani rises to 41; massive damage to power infrastructure

Death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani rises to 41; massive damage to power infrastructure

Singh added that work for the restoration of power infrastructure is being done on a war footing.

May 08, 2019, 20:35 PM IST
Odisha: 5 Naxals killed in encounter in Koraput district

Odisha: 5 Naxals killed in encounter in Koraput district

The Naxals were killed in Padua forest area of the district near the Andhra Pradesh border. 

May 08, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Kerala contributes Rs 10 crore towards relief work in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha

Kerala contributes Rs 10 crore towards relief work in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha

Kerala will contribute Rs 10 crore towards relief work in Cyclone Fani-affected Odisha, said state chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The amount will be released from the Chief Minister's Distress

May 08, 2019, 13:00 PM IST
Cyclone Fani affected over 1 crore people in Odisha, claimed 37 lives

Cyclone Fani affected over 1 crore people in Odisha, claimed 37 lives

Union Minister and BJP leader Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday visited cyclone hit areas to take stock of the situation.

May 08, 2019, 06:32 AM IST
HRD Ministry extends JEE-Advanced registration deadline for aspirants in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha

HRD Ministry extends JEE-Advanced registration deadline for aspirants in Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha

The HRD Ministry has also directed IIT Bhubaneswar to help the aspirants from Odisha for online registration as it has fully functional internet connection.

May 07, 2019, 23:47 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: IMFA commits Rs 75 lakhs for relief efforts in Odisha

Cyclone Fani: IMFA commits Rs 75 lakhs for relief efforts in Odisha

The organisation said that it will also make efforts at the local level to help the state.

May 07, 2019, 23:08 PM IST
Telangana electricity employees to help Cylone Fani-affected Odisha in restoration of power supply

Telangana electricity employees to help Cylone Fani-affected Odisha in restoration of power supply

On Tuesday, 1,000 employees from various power utilities of Telangana left for Odisha to carry on the restoration work. 

May 07, 2019, 22:43 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Naveen Patnaik urges Prakash Javadekar to postpone JEE (Advanced) registration

Cyclone Fani: Naveen Patnaik urges Prakash Javadekar to postpone JEE (Advanced) registration

Due to Cyclone Fani, the mobile and data connectivity in the state has been disrupted in many districts.

May 07, 2019, 15:35 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM donates year's salary as country unites to provide relief

Cyclone Fani: Odisha CM donates year's salary as country unites to provide relief

Naveen Patnaik said that his salary for the entire year would be given to the CM's Relief Fund.

May 06, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Centre gives additional help of Rs 1000 crore to cyclone-hit Odisha, praises CM for planning

Centre gives additional help of Rs 1000 crore to cyclone-hit Odisha, praises CM for planning

After the review, Modi heaped praises on Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for working hand in hand with the Centre to tackle the natural calamity.

May 06, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
PM Modi conducts aerial survey in Odisha to take stock of Cyclone Fani-hit areas

PM Modi conducts aerial survey in Odisha to take stock of Cyclone Fani-hit areas

Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan also accompanied the PM for the aerial survey. 

May 06, 2019, 10:47 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to visit Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha on Monday

PM Narendra Modi to visit Cyclone Fani-hit Odisha on Monday

The death toll in Cyclone Fani rose to 34 on Sunday.

May 05, 2019, 22:36 PM IST
Death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani rises to 34, Puri worst affected

Death toll in Odisha due to Cyclone Fani rises to 34, Puri worst affected

21 of the 34 deaths were registered in Puri, where the cyclone made a landfall on Friday.

May 05, 2019, 21:57 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Tamil Nadu pitches in with Rs 10 crore aid to Odisha

Cyclone Fani: Tamil Nadu pitches in with Rs 10 crore aid to Odisha

The severe cyclonic storm has caused unprecedented and extensive damage in Odisha, especially in the holy town of Puri, said Palaniswami.  

May 05, 2019, 18:35 PM IST
Puri bears the brunt of Cyclone Fani as Odisha death toll reaches 29

Puri bears the brunt of Cyclone Fani as Odisha death toll reaches 29

On May 3, the extremely severe Cyclone Fani barrelled through coastal Odisha, causing widespread destruction.

May 05, 2019, 18:19 PM IST
Cyclone Fani: Special train to Ahmedabad from Bhubaneswar today, services in Puri hit

Cyclone Fani: Special train to Ahmedabad from Bhubaneswar today, services in Puri hit

The special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 10 pm on Sunday and will reach Ahmedabad at 1.30 pm on Tuesday.

May 05, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
Odisha govt announces house building assistance for Cyclone Fani victims, Maharashtra contributes Rs 10 crore

Odisha govt announces house building assistance for Cyclone Fani victims, Maharashtra contributes Rs 10 crore

Cyclone Fani had claimed at least 15 lives in Odisha. 

May 05, 2019, 15:21 PM IST
Puducherry CM seeks contribution for Odisha cyclone relief fund

Puducherry CM seeks contribution for Odisha cyclone relief fund

The Chief Minister said he would also hold a meeting with the Territorial chief secretary to work out a relief plan for Odisha.

May 05, 2019, 14:48 PM IST
Train services in Bhubaneswar to resume from May 5: East Coast Railways

Train services in Bhubaneswar to resume from May 5: East Coast Railways

It is to be noted that East Coast Railways have succeeded in resuming its services in less than 24 hours of the cyclone battering in the state

May 05, 2019, 07:01 AM IST