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Cyclone Fani

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May 25, 2021 Ruben Banerjee

IMD: Severe cyclonic storm to make landfall near Dhamra Port in Odisha early on Wednesday morning

'No Stone Will Be Left Unturned In Helping The Affected': PM Modi Tweets On Destruction Caused By Cyclone Amphan

May 21, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Meanwhile, Home Minister Amit Shah, too, said the Centre was closely 'monitoring cyclone Amphan situation and are in continuous touch with concerned authorities'.


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Loss Of Livelihood, Lack Of Compensation: For Cyclone Fani-Hit Families, There's A Long Road To Recovery

Jul 11, 2019 Sudarshan Chhotoray

Cyclone Fani, that ravaged parts of coastal Odisha, still has its footprints everywhere. The road to recovery appears long.


Naveen Patnaik Meets PM Modi, Seeks Special Status For Odisha, Rs 5000 Cr Aid For Cyclone Fani

The severe cyclonic storm Fani made landfall near Puri on May 3, and impacted 14 districts of the state. Nearly 1.65 crore people were affected while 64 people lost their lives.

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02 June, 2019

Month After Cyclone Fani, Over 48 Per Cent People Still Without Electricity In Puri

Outlook Web Bureau

'Only 1,51,889 out of 2,91,171 affected consumers (52%) have got electricity in Puri district within a month,' the official said, adding that water supply in both urban and rural areas has already been restored.


22 May, 2019

In Parts Of Odisha, Cylone Fani-Affected People Forced To Repay Loans, Restoration Work Yet To Begin

Outlook Web Bureau

Manas Ranjan Mishra, a member of the ‘Civil Society Responds to Fani (CSRF), said the affected people, who don't have rations cards, haven't received any aid, despite government's commitment to offer everyone Rs 2,000 and 50 kg rice.


19 May, 2019

Odisha Govt Announces Additional Relief As Post-cyclone Fani Situation Grim In Puri

Outlook Web Bureau

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik announced livelihood assistance to street vendors, coconut growers and poultry farmers affected by the cyclone.


18 May, 2019

After Cyclone Fani, A Swachh Bharat Toilet Has Become Home To This Dalit Family

Outlook Web Bureau

Rendered homeless, Khirod Jena (58), a landless daily wage earner in Raghudeipur village, has been living in 7 feet x 6 feet toilet, along with his spouse and two grown-up daughters.


15 May, 2019

12 Days After Cyclone 'Fani' Devastated Odisha, Power Restored In Puri Jagannath Temple

Sandeep Sahu

Lights were also back on the entire 3-km long Bada Danda (Grand Road) from the Jagannath temple gates to the Gundicha temple, the palace of the Gajapati King and the district hospitals, all on the Grand Road.


15 May, 2019

Delay, Despair And Discrimination Against Dalits Even After Cyclone Fani: When Will Odisha Learn?

Debabrata Patra

Although 1.4 million people were evacuated just in time, relief in Puri and other places including Bhubaneswar reached one week after the cyclone.


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15 May, 2019

Election Commission Orders Re-polling In 34 Booths Of 10 Odisha Districts

Outlook Web Bureau

The fresh polls will be held in different assembly segments in the districts of Cuttack, Deogarh, Puri, Angul, Keonjhar, Khurda, Jajpur, Balasore, Mayurbhanj and Jagatsinghpur.


15 May, 2019

12 Days After Cyclone 'Fani', No Electricity In Puri District

Outlook Web Bureau

The entire power infrastructure in Puri district has been devastated in the cyclone which damaged 75 towers of 220 KV and 25 towers of 132 KV.


13 May, 2019

BJD Has Hijacked Cyclone Relief Work In Patkura, Alleges BJP’s Bijoy Mohapatra

Outlook Web Bureau

Bijoy Mohapatra, who is the BJP candidate in the Patkura Assembly seat, in a written complaint lodged by his election agent with the returning officer, alleged that the state government's relief work has been turned into a tool by BJD candidate, Sabitri Agarwal to ‘induce’ the voters ahead of the polls.


09 May, 2019

No Drinking Water, Food: Civil Society Members Write To Odisha CM, List Observations In Aftermath Of Cyclone Fani

Outlook Web Bureau

Cyclone Fani has left a trail of destruction ripping apart all the major infrastructure in over 11 coastal districts affecting more than 1.5 crore people.


09 May, 2019

Hyundai Steps Up Repair & Maintenance Services For Cyclone Fani-hit States

There are special discounts on spare parts, lubricants and even on depreciation on insurance claims


09 May, 2019

Tata Motors Announces Service Support For Cyclone Fani-hit Customers

Tata Motors Roadside Assistance can be contacted at 1800 209 7979


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09 May, 2019

Cyclone Fani Aftermath: What Needs To Be Done To Rehabilitate People In Odisha

Debabrata Patra

Repairs and rehabilitation work after Cyclone Fani need to be done quickly owing to the upcoming monsoon season. After the initial relief announced by the government, the rehabilitation should be done within six months to one year.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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