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Cyclone Phailin has flattened swathes of coastal India and left much underwater, but only seven deaths are reported after almost a million were evacuated by the Indian army.
Over 100 people are dead and a further 100 are injured after a crowd stampeded at a Hindu temple in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.
The massive storm is lashing India's east coast with gusts of more than 150mph. The threat of a storm surge is driving hundreds of thousands of people inland.
India tries to evacuate half a million from the path of cyclone Phailin, but many choose to stay.
The east coast of India is preparing for a "very severe" cyclone which is sweeping across the bay of Bengal. The army is on standby as thousands flee low-lying areas.