Thunderstorm and rainfall alert for 9 Odisha dists
Bhubaneswar: The Regional Meteorological Centre here issued thunderstorm and rainfall alert for nine Odisha districts till 5:15 PM today.
The alert has been sounded for Malkangiri, Ganjam, Gajapati, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak, Jajpur, and Balasore districts.
“Moderate thunderstorm/lightning & light rainfall are likely to occur at one or two places over these districts between 2:15 pm and 5:15 pm,” read the latest IMD bulletin.
People in these districts are advised to stay indoors and take shelter in buildings and other safe locations as a precautionary measure.