Thunderstorm Alert Issued for Odisha


Bhubaneswar: Forecasting thunderstorm accompanied by lightning and rainfall in many parts of Odisha, the India Meteorological Department (IMD), Bhubaneswar on Friday  has issued thunderstorm and lightning warning for 8 districts of Odisha.

People in these districts have been cautioned to stay indoors and take shelter in buildings and other safe locations as a precautionary measure. The districts where thundershower and lightning are likely to take place include Bhadrak, Balasore, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Cuttack, Nayagarh, Khurda and few places over Kandhamal.