Balangir, November 20 (LocalWire) A blinding blanket of dense fog engulfed the western town of Bolangir Wednesday morning, according to eyewitnesses.
The temperature was approximately 18℃ at around 6 am and the fog lasted nearly 2 hours from 6 am to 8-8.30am.
Daily life was disrupted as the movement of local vendors was hampered by the low visibility.
The visibility was limited to a few meters and vehicles were seen plying cautiously on the roads, with their lights on.
Very few people were seen being out and about in the chilly foggy morning.
The average temperature in Balangir today is expected to be around 28℃, while the state capital is clocking an average temperature of 29℃ today.
Editing by Sneha Santuka