Super storm’ Cyclone Phailin will hit Orissa and AP on 12th October 2013. Cyclone Phailin LIVE: ‘nears AP, Odisha. thousands evacuated from Andhra Pradesh and Odisha.
Speed of Cyclone Phailin set to hit Odisha at a wind speed of around 205-215 kmph
As the storm intensifies NDRF has deployed 23 rescue teams in Odisha and 11 in Andhra Pradesh. Odisha coast between Kalingapatnam and Paradip, close to Gopalpur (Odisha) by Saturday evening
The MeT depratment fears that there may be flood-like situations and also breaking of communication lines.