Cyclone Sitrang Updates, In view of the possibility of a cyclone forming in the Bay of Bengal, the Odisha government has today directed the district collectors to be alert.
In an emergency meeting called by the Special Relief Commissioner in charge of Odisha, Mr.Satyabrat Sahu today directed all the Collectors of coastal districts to be on alert
The leave of government employees has been canceled and they have been asked to be present at the headquarters,
Earlier, IMD (Indian Meteorological Department) DG Mr.Mohapatra said that the current low pressure is likely to convert into a severe cyclonic storm by October 23 or 24. However, we could not predict the intensity and the path of the cyclone yet explained Mohapatra.