Soaring fruit prices have hit Sabitri Brata festival this year as fruit supplies have been hit due to Cyclone Fani.
The Prime Ministers have proved unlucky for candidates as the campaign does not bring victory to them, feel Kendrapara locals.
‘Fani damaged several fishing boats and trawlers.
It is high time the authorities provide us financial help to rebuild our business,’ said Saroj Behera, a potter from Narasinghpur.
‘Many parents who have lost all their belongings and resources face the serious challenge of send their children back to school.
‘Fani damaged our mud-walled thatched house beyond repair.
Ray stated that the act of the BJD candidate amounted to influencing the voters to exercise their voting rights in her favour.
Dhal demanded a survey of the damage caused to crops and appropriate compensation for the affected farmers.
We are raiding the hideouts to arrest the poachers,’ added the forest officer.
Apart from the rescue work, she along with other police officials also provided us cooked food and relief items.