In the wake of severe cyclone Fani affecting Bhubaneswar, Puri and some other coastal cities of Odisha, the HRD Ministry has extended the last date of registration for JEE (Advanced) 2019 Examination to May 14 and the same has been communicated to the Special Relief Commissioner (SRC) of Odisha by the Ministry. What’s more, The Ministry had also expressed its desire to create an online registration facility at IIT Bhubaneswar for the benefit of the students, who do not have access to the internet due to the extreme cyclone. A special help desk has also been established at the permanent campus of IIT Bhubaneswar to facilitate the on-line registration of the qualifying candidates. A daily bus service from the city to IIT campus and back has also been started for the convenience of the students.