Bhubaneswar: Dense fog was witnessed in the capital city Bhubaneswar on Wednesday morning, leading to disruptions in vehicular movement.
Not only Bhubaneswar but the fog also engulfed several places including the Sun Temple at Konark. The Grand Road of Puri town was enveloped in heavy fog causing inconvenience for the tourists.
While several places across the state recorded a temperature below 11 degree Celcius, most places recorded minimum temperature dropping by two to three degrees than the normal temperature.
Normal life, particularly in Boudh, Sundargarh and Kandhamal district, was also hit due to extreme cold wave conditions.
Earlier, the Meteorological department had issued alert for several districts of the state.