Dust storms kills 15 in UP in two days | India News

LUCKNOW: At least 15 folks died and 32 ended up injured in a storm that impacted components of the condition on Wednesday. With this, the demise toll in the condition through thunderstorms has crossed 200 given that May well this year.

Reduction commission Sanjay Kumar reported that Sitapur noticed the greatest number of fatalities at 6 and 21 folks claimed injured. Four ended up discharged just after very first aid. Three folks shed their lives in Gonda and Kaushambi respectively. Faizabad, Chitrakoot and Hardoi claimed just one demise each individual. Kumar additional that 11 folks ended up injured in Faizabad, 7 of whom ended up discharged from medical center just after receiving very first-aid.

“All district magistrates have been questioned to distribute reduction product immediately. Households of the deceased will obtain an ex-gratia payment of Rs 4 lakh in just 24 hours,” Kumar reported.

The condition has witnessed around 7 storms given that May well this year which have brought about damage to everyday living and property. Most casualties and accidents have been a end result of properties or hutments collapsing in the potent winds. Some have also shed their lives just after becoming struck by lightning.

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