Malkangiri, May 11: The district administration on Wednesday ordered closure of all educational institutions in Malkangiri view of the cyclonic storm ‘Asani’.
Severe Cyclonic Storm Asani over the west-central Bay of Bengal moved west-northwestwards with a speed of 12 kmph and weakened into a Cyclonic Storm today.
Some of the locality in the district have felt the effects of the cyclone Asani as it has already started to rain since morning. Moreover, two ODRAF teams have been deployed in the district to tackle any unforeseen situation. One team has been sent to Kalimela block of the district whereas the other team has reameined alert in the District Headquarters.