SUBJECT : Cold Hits Normal Life 

 

The normal life is severely hit in interior Odisha, mostly in tribal dominated Kandhamal, Sundergarh, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Kalahandi and Bolangir districts.

And there seems to be no respite from the bone chilling cold as the met office has warned continuance of the cold wave condition for two more days.

The life has been miserable in Kandhamal district as the minimum temperature continued to remain  below 5 degree celsius at Daringbadi and other interior areas.

Daringbadi and Phulbani in Kandhamal district recorded a minimum temperature of 4 degree Celsius while 15 other places in Odisha registered a minimum temperature below 10 degree Celsius.
Daringbadi and Phulbani was followed by Sundergarh 6 degree Celsius, Jharsuguda (7.7), Keonjhar (7.9), Angul and Baripada (8.5), Hirakud (8.6), Bhawanipatna and Bolangir (9), Sambalpur (9.1), Koraput, Balasore, Sonepur and Dhenkanal 9.5 degree Celsius.

State Capital Bhubaneswar recorded a minimum of 11.5 degree Celsius while the minimum at Cuttack was 10 degree Celsius 
The IMD here today forecast continuance of moderate cold wave over some parts of Odisha during next 48 hours.
"Moderate cold wave condition likely to prevail over some parts of Odisha during the next 48 hours," IMD said in a fresh bulletin.

Source: http://tathya.in/ 08.01.2018