Bhubaneswar: Rains will continue to occur in most places across the State during the next 24 hours by the impact of cyclonic circulation formed in the Bay of Bengal, predicted the India Meteorological Department on Wednesday.
Notably, normal life has been hit in many parts, particularly coastal districts, due to incessant downpour being occurred for the last three days. Normal life has gone out of gear in twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.
By now, while Cuttack has received 107 millimetre (mm) rains, Bhubaneswar has got 126 mm downpour, Balasore 103.6 mm and Ganjam got 190.6 mm.
The IMD has issued warning of heavy rains to districts of Khurda, Cuttack, Balasore, Puri and Ganjam.
For rains, all schools in Puri, Ganjam and Gajapati districts have remained closed for the day today as per the directions concerned district administrations.