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Cyclone Amphan wreaks havoc in Odisha, two killed

Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Amphan caused havoc in the coastal districts of Odisha as it triggered heavy rainfall, coupled with high-velocity winds while moving towards the West Bengal on Wednesday. Hundreds of trees were uprooted and electric and telecom infrastructure damaged. The government has received reports of two deaths from Bhadrak and Kendrapara districts due to the […]

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Odisha woman delivers baby in fire service vehicle during cyclone

Bhubaneswar: A woman gave birth to a girl inside a fire service vehicle in Odisha’s Kendrapara district amidst gusty winds and heavy rainfall during cyclone Amphan on Wednesday, said an official. The woman delivered the baby in the vehicle while being rescued by the fire service personnel in the morning. Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) Pradeep […]