Its location on the east coast of India makes Odisha one of the sixth most cyclone prone areas in the world. In the last century out of the 1019 cyclonic disturbances in India, 260 had their landfall along the Odisha coasts. Few devastating cyclones that hit Odisha in last two decades include the 1999 Supper Cyclone, 2013 Phailin, 2013 Titli and 2019 Fani causing massive damage to the lives and property. Adhikar driven by its philosophy responded to the call of humanity and addressed the needs of the people under its Disaster Response programme.
Since 1999 Supper Cyclone Adhikar has been actively engaged in addressing the needs of the disaster affected people.