03 mai 2018

Violent rain, dust storms kill more than 100 in India


May 3 (UPI) -- Dozens of people have died in violent rain and dust storms in northwestern India that collapsed homes, uprooted trees and caused power outages, authorities said Thursday. Reports of deaths from the storms varied, with some putting the toll at more than 100 . The storms caught many by surprise as it blanketed Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarkhand, injuring hundreds . Officials said most of the deaths were due to collapsed homes. Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered condolences [...]