Odisha News Insight

Aftereffect of cyclone Amphan in Odisha

Super cyclone Amphan caused far-reaching damage to the northern coast of Odisha, affecting approximately 45 lakh individuals within the state. As per reports, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy has, as of now, informed Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Guaba of the harm caused.

Around 45 lakh individuals dwelling in 89 blocks have been affected by the wrath of the storm. It has been detailed that approximately 30 lakh customers are confronting power disturbance. In any case, aggressive repair work has begun, and the authorities anticipate to reestablish the supply of electricity to 80% of the affected regions within the following 24 hours.

The cyclone has moreover caused disparity to the rural segment and has left farmers in Bhadrak and Kendrapara concerned as their areas are submerged in saline water. This has turned the areas unfit for the up and coming Kharif trim.