Torrent of trouble

Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Rain misery continues

Rain-induced misery continued for Bhubaneswar with the city going under water, forcing residents to wade through chest-deep water on Saturday.
Sandeep Mishra Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Cuttack concedes defeat

Civic officials conceded defeat in their bid to keep the city free from waterlogging after overnight rain caused drainage systems to overflow and inundated 50 per cent of the city.
LALMOHAN PATNAIK Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Civic officials on the job

Civic officials swung into action from early on Saturday to ensure free flow of water following heavy overnight rain that triggered flood-like situations in different parts of the city.
Our Correspondent Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Super Cyclone fear haunts survivors

Ramesh Pati, 66, a retired government servant, on Saturday cursed his fate as to why he purchased a 2,400sqft plot on the city outskirts along the national highway near Jatni. His house has been remained waterlogged following the incessant rain for the past two days.
Subhashish Mohanty Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Trapped after overnight rain

Severe waterlogging conditions following overnight rain left nearly two lakh people trapped at home in several parts of the city on Saturday.
LALMOHAN PATNAIK Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Ditches raise flood fears

Damage to drainage channels during the laying of underground cables at Janpath has sparked fears of waterlogging among residents of Janpath.
Sandeep Mishra Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Wall collapse kills 2

A couple died and their eight-year old son suffered serious injuries on Saturday after a wall of their home collapsed and fell on them because of the torrential rain in the Rayagada district. The incessant downpour since Thursday night has created a flash flood like situation here.
Our Correspondent Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Ire at Kendrapara drainage system

Incessant rain in the past 24 hours has left large swathes of the district headquarters township under water, exposing the poor state of the town's sewerage and drainage network.
Our Correspondent Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Low road level adds to flood woes

Residents of Gajapati Nagar, Nilanchal Nagar and some other areas in the city are suffering from waterlogging of roads and drains because of incessant rain.
Sunil Patnaik Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST

Balangir terminal inundated

Incessant rain since Friday evening has left the private bus terminal here in such a sorry state that commuters are finding it hard to enter the compound.
SUDEEP KUMAR GURU Jul 22, 2018 00:00 IST


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