Bhubaneswar: In another sorrowful incident, nine persons have reportedly been washed away in floodwater, triggered by severe cyclone Titli, in Gajapati distrct.
The nine persons have still remained missing.
According to reports, the incident has occurred in Mada gaon of Kainfula gram panchayat under Raygarh block in the district. Some villagers had taken shelter in the village Anganwadi Centre when heavy rains occurred and washed away the whole of the centre.
It may be noted that 15 persons have died in the same block due to collapse of a hillock three days back.