Bhubaneswar: The State will continue to reel under intense heat wave for three more days. As many as 17 districts will experience the heat wave condition for next three days, MET department said.
The districts are Jharsuguda, Sambalpur, Sundergarh, Deogarh, Angul, Bargarh, Sonepur, Bolangir, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Boudh, Keonjhar, Dhenkanal, Jajpur, Cuttack, Khurdha, and Bhadrak.
Parts of the State today also witnessed severe heat wave condition between 11 am and 3 pm.
With soaring mercury, high relative humidity also has thrown life out of gear.
The Met department has advised the people to avoid moving out in the sun, especially between 12 noon and 3 pm. People were advised to stay indoors as much as possible and avoid strenuous activities when outside in the afternoon.