Bhubaneswar: Searing heat intensified in Odisha today; Bolangir hottest with 44 degrees. As per met department reports 10 towns record above 40 degrees C.
Titlagarh recorded a maximum temperature of 43.6 degree celsius, followed by 43 degree celsius in Bhawanipatna and 42.4 degree celsius in Malkangiri. Sonepur recorded 40.8 degree celsius, while the maximum temperature was 40.5 degree celsius in Hirakud, 40.2 degree celsius in Phulbani, 40 degree celsius at Sundargarh and Talcher. The maximum temperature in Bhubaneswar was 35.2 degree celsius, while it was 35 degrees celsius in neighbouring Cuttack city.