Phailin was predicted to have its landfall at the Gopalpur Coast on 12th October 2013 night between 21.30 hours and 03.00 hours of 13 October 2013. On 12th October, 2013 at 18:00 hours, the Odisha Fire Service mobilized 88 teams with 476 fire personnel from different locations of Odisha to respond to the disaster.
He designed and executed the Irrigation cum Drinking water project in Mudrajodi village over the Mahujharan spring. The project has been successful in taking advantage of gravity and diverting water through 100mm G.I. pipe from a spring to the village for irrigation and drinking water.