Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, June 19:
Some parts of Odisha would receive heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours, the local Met office said in a release here this evening.
“Under the influence of a cyclonic circulation over north-west Bay of Bengal and neighbourhood, a low pressure area has formed over coastal areas of Bangladesh and neighbourhood at 8.30 AM today. Under its influence, rain or thundershower would occur at many places over Odisha with heavy rainfall at one or two places during next 24 hours”, the release said.
It also said gusty surface wind speed reaching 25-40 kmph may prevail along and off the Odisha coast during the period.
Fshermen have been advised not to venture into the sea.