IMD issues thunderstorm alert for 4 districts of Odisha
Bhubaneswar: The IMD Regional Centre here has issued a thunderstorm warning for at least four districts of Odisha till 12.30 pm today.
As per the latest Nowcast issued by MeT department, districts like Malkangiri, Koraput, Rayagada and Gajapati will experience light to moderate thunderstorm accompanied with moderate rain in some parts. Gusty wind will also blow in these districts with the speed reaching from 30 to 40 kmph.
In view of the prevailing extreme weather conditions in these districts during the alerted period, people have been cautioned against venturing out of home and advised to stay in safe places to avoid casualty.