Zero Casualty Achieved

The Odisha Government on Thursday morning declared it has achieved “Mission Zero Casualty” , while facing severe cyclone ‘Titli’ in the State.

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today reviewed situation resulted due to severe cyclone that made landfall near Palasa and entered to Gajapati with a bang.
However due to timely evacuation measures taken up by the District Administration to prevent any loss of human life to Cyclone Titli that battered coastal Odisha, not a single life was lost.
“There has been no report of any deaths (due to the cyclone) so far. Mission Zero Casualty has been achieved”, said Chief Minister Mr.Patnaik.
Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi, Development Commissioner R Balakrishnan,

Special Relief Commissioner Bishnupada Sethi and other senior officers were present.
Chief Minister asked the officials to continue monitoring rainfall in various parts of the state and is alert to any potential flood situation.
SRC Mr.Sethi informed that around 3,00,000 people have been evacuated.
And they have settled in 1112 relief camps, which have been opened for the evacuees in the shelters
105 Pregnant women in Ganjam and 18 in Jgatsinghpur have been shifted to Hospitals, said Mr.Sethi.
He said that 13 NDRF teams deployed (Ganjam-2 teams, Gajapati, Puri-2 teams, Kendrapada, Nayagarh, Bhadrak, Jagatsingjpur, Balasore, Jajpur, khurdha and Sambalpur districts)
ODRAF teams deployed in 9 districts (Ganjam, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Khordha, Cuttack, Balasore, Mayurbhanj, Boudh and Kalahandi, informed SRC..
He said that Fire Service teams deployed in respective districtsto take care the people in crisis.

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