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Red alert issued for heavy rain in seven districts of Odisha


  • The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert in seven districts, orange alert in six districts and yellow alert in eight districts of Odisha for the next 24 hours due to heavy rains.
  • IMD has predicted heavy to very heavy rains and flash floods in 2 districts.
  • The Met office has also confirmed that a depression has formed over Northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining the Odisha coast. 
  • State is experiencing heavy rains under its impact.