Thunderstorms in parts of UP
Thunderstorms in parts of UP, The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted a thunderstorm with rain in several parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday.
Officials on Saturday said at least 17 people lost their lives due to lightning strikes in four districts of Prayagraj, Mirzapur, Jaunpur, and Kaushambi in Uttar Pradesh. Apart from them, one person died after the terrace of a building collapsed due to heavy rains in Prayagraj.
State Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had asked district magistrates of these four districts to release compensation of ₹4 lakhs each to the family members of the deceased.