By Ronalisa Parida, 20 May 2015
Berhampur roads remained deserted on Wednesday afternoon due to soaring temperatures. With the maximum temperature shooting up to 40 degree Celsius, people preferred to stay indoors. A busy stretch in the city - College road, near Khallikote College, also witnessed very less movement of traffic due to rising mercury.
"I generally avoid movin out in the heat. But today I had to vnture out in the burning sun due to some urgent work," a commuter told Iamin.