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Train Services Disrupted As Trees Fall On Rail Tracks

Rayagada: Rail traffic has been badly affected as trees fell on the railway tracks due to strong winds and heavy rains under the impact of cyclone Titli in the district.According to reports, train services have been disrupted on Ambadala-Dahikhala railway section of Rayagada district.As per reports, Santragachi-Chennai Express is halted at Muniguda station, whereas Tirupati-Bilaspur Express has been stopped at Bisamcuttack.Similarly Gandhidham Express which is running from Nagercoil Junction in Tamil Nadu to Gandhidham in Gujarat is halted at Ambadala station.As per sources, the railway authorities have started cleaning up of the railway tracks to restore normalcy in the traffic.

Bird Flu Outbreak: Mass Culling Continues For Second Day In Puri

Puri: After the detection of avian influenza virus in four villages under Krushna Prasad block of Puri district, the mass culling of chicken continued...

Depression to intensify into cyclone, heavy rain for Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Relief Commissioner Pravat Ranjan Mohapatra said farmers have been advised to shift crops to safer places as six districts of Odisha will...

Two CoBRA jawans injured in gun battle in Jharkhand-Odisha border

Jharkhand: Two CoBRA jawans were injured in a gun battle with the Maoists in Jharjara forest in Sareikela Kharsawan district on Jharkhand-Odisha borde...

Farmers Worried As Meteorological Dept Issues Rain Alert

Bhubaneswar/Rayagada/Nuapada: Even as there is no cyclone threat for Odisha, the heavy rain forecast has left farmers in several parts of the State a ...