15 killed in unseasonal rain, lightning

15 killed in unseasonal rain, lightning

Bhopal: Unseasonal rain accompanied by thunderstorm and lightning hit various parts of Madhya Pradesh, leaving 15 people dead and injuring some others, officials said on Wednesday. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath expressed grief over the deaths and took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his tweet on unseasonal rains, charging he was […]

Strong winds lash valley; Two injured in Srinagar, thunderstorm in Tral

Strong winds lash valley; Two injured in Srinagar, thunderstorm in Tral

Srinagar: Strong winds coupled with rains blew away roofs and felled trees at several places in the valley including Srinagar on Tuesday evening. Two people were injured after the roof of a shopping complex (Hanfia Complex) at Kralkhud area of Srinagar city was blown away by windstorm on Tuesday evening. A cloudburst hit Narastan and […]

Thunderstorm wreaks havoc in Beerwah

Thunderstorm wreaks havoc in Beerwah

Budgam: Dozens of families had a narrow escape in Beerwah town of Budgam district after a severe thunderstorm damaged at least 30 houses, uprooted many trees, disrupted power supply and blocked roads, within a span of less than an hour. Sub District Magistrate Beerwah Abdul Majeed Lone said that at about 2pm, it started raining […]

After windstorm, SDM Uri visits Boniyar

After windstorm, SDM Uri visits Boniyar

Baramulla: Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Uri Baseer-ul-Haq Choudhary on Sunday visited Boniyar area of Baramulla after windstorm. An official said the SDM Uri visited Salasan village of Boniyar where a person Jalal Din Chaneeza, died after slipping from a hill during windstorm on Saturday afternoon. The officer paid condolences to the bereaved family and prayed […]

Windstorm in Baramulla, woman injured, houses damaged

Windstorm in Baramulla, woman injured, houses damaged

Baramulla: A woman was injured, while and houses and crops were damaged as a windstorm hit several areas of Baramulla district in north Kashmir Saturday afternoon. The winds were followed by heavy rains. Rafiqa, wife of Farooq Ahmad Hajam received minor injuries when the roof of her house collapsed due to winds in Syeed Karim […]

IMD issues thunderstorm, squall warning

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarkhand are likely to witness thunderstorm accompanied with squall, while parts of Rajasthan might see dust storm over the next two days, the IMD said Saturday. Thunderstorm over these hill-states states and its subsequent effect on plains in north Indian is due to a new western disturbance […]