Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Apr 21:

There will be no immediate respite for people reeling under blistering heat wave in Odisha as the Bhubaneswar Meteorological Centre has predicted that such conditions are likely to prevail in interior Odisha on April 22 and 23.

Heat wave condition likely to prevail at one or two places over districts of interior Odisha, a bulletin of the meteorological centre said, adding that thundersquall accompanied with hail/rain and wind speed reaching 50-60 kmph likely to occur over some parts of the districts of Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Gajapati, Rayagada, Ganjam and Kandhamal.

Also read: Heat wave: Odisha govt shuts down grievance cells from Apr 24.

Strong and gusty surface wind speed reaching 35-45 kmph gusting 55 kmph likely to prevail along and off Odisha coast for which fishermen have been advised to be cautious while venturing in to sea.