The deceased was identified as Sohail a resident of North East Delhi's Gokal Puri area. Trees were uprooted from their spots and the police stations got at least 78 calls from people asking for help, because the storm was quite unexpected for everyone, and no clear warning had been given to people so they could practice caution.
Strong winds, accompanied by dust, lashed Delhi-NCR while lower the temperature.
IMD: More thunderstorms in North, Northwest India till Friday
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a thunderstorm alert after a massive dust storm hit Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR) early Wednesday morning.
Areas of Jind, Rohtak, Panipat, Alwar, Bagpat, Meerut and Aligarh may witness light rain with thunderstorm early on Wednesday, the weather department had said earlier. On Tuesday, the IMD had forecasted that the wind speeds could reach approximately 74 km per hour.
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Cohen is required to be reported and that the information provided meets the disclosure requirement for a reportable liability". But the disclosure of the reimbursement should have been made in last year's report, OGE said.
♦ Thunderstorm/ Dust storm very likely Rajasthan. The prediction further says that Himachal Pradesh is the line for more thundershowers in the next two days. "The frequency of western disturbance is unusually high", said Mahesh Pahlawat, vice-president (Meteorology and Climate Change) at Skymet, reported The Indian Express.
Dust storms, hail and lightning claimed 53 lives in Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and Delhi, according to a Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) report.
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The toll included a baby who died from tear gas inhalation along with eight children under the age of 16, the ministry said . If Palestinian leaders want to know who is responsible for the deaths Monday, they should glance in the mirror.
It added that thunderstorms and squalls are likely to affect West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. A number of trees uprooted due to storm and strong winds and power supply was also affected in many areas.
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It can make roads slippery and large emissions could cause the failure of electrical power lines, said USGS chemist David Damby. The eruption started on May 3 and around 20 fissures have opened up since then, with the lava destroying dozens of homes.