Rain lashed parts of Delhi early Wednesday morning. Also, the sources are saying that two people died in Delhi and one died in Uttarakhand, as per the ministry spokesperson reports.
This was the second such storm that hit Delhi and its adjoining areas in last three days. Four members of his family have also sustained minor injuries, police said.More news: Germany sees difficulties in shielding firms after U.S. exits Iran deal
After a massive dust storm hit Delhi-NCR early Wednesday morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a thunderstorm alert. The police received almost 60 calls related to uprooted trees, fallen electricity polls and wall collapses across the region. In a previous warning, the weather department had forecast moderate to heavy rainfall accompanied by loud peals of thunder with frequent lightning flashes. Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Karnataka and Kerala have also been warned of strong winds, along with several other regions.
According to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), dust storms accompanied with strong winds and lightning are likely to hit Delhi and it's adjacent areas which include Rohtak, Manesar, Gurgaon, Sonepat and Meerut in the next two hours. It had also said that parts of Rajasthan could experience dust storms, and isolated areas of West Bengal, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and most of Northeast India can also expect thunderstorms and strong winds.More news: Donald Trump Condemns 'Sickness and Hatred' Behind Paris Terror Attack
After the intense thunderstorm activity on Sunday that left more than 80 people dead, the Met office has predicted thunderstorms and gusty winds on Tuesday in some parts of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and east Uttar Pradesh.More news: Meghan Markle's father not attending royal wedding