Twin city people of Odisha got relief from the summer heat when residents of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar received Kal Baisakhi rains in the evening time of June 5.
Lightning in Krushnaprasad block in Puri district at Gurubai village took lives of 8 cattles. The cattles had taken shelter near a tree where the lightning struck.
Along with the twin city, the Kal Baisakhi storm also lashed on the Puri, Khorda, Balasore, Mayurbhanj districts and other coastal regions of the Odisha state.
Not only rains lashed but also heavy storm was witnessed during the afternoon time on June 5 in the coastal regions.
Also, lightning in Mayurbhanj district near Bada Gudata under Jamada police limits killed one person.