Another storm in Uttar Pradesh likely in the next two days: MeT dept
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Another storm in Uttar Pradesh likely in the next two days: MeT dept

Thunderstorm and dust storm accompanied with gusty winds are “very likely” in various parts of UP over the next two days, the MeT department warned on Friday. Rain and thunder showers are also “very likely”, it said.

lucknow Updated: Jun 15, 2018 17:20 IST
Press Trust of India
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Press Trust of India, Lucknow
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At least 15 people were killed and 28 injured in the latest bout of storm that hit various parts of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.(HT/Deepak Sansta)

Thunderstorm and dust storm accompanied with gusty winds are “very likely” in various parts of Uttar Pradesh over the next two days, the MeT department warned on Friday.

Rain and thunder showers are also “very likely” at isolated places in the state, it said. Fatehgarh recorded the highest temperature of 43.7 degrees Celsius.

At least 15 people were killed and 28 injured in the latest bout of storm that hit various parts of the state on Wednesday.

Another deadly dust storm hit the state in the first week of June, leaving 17 dead and 11 others injured. Most of the deaths were caused due to falling of trees and house collapse

The state was swept by three major dust storms last month that left over 130 people dead.

First Published: Jun 15, 2018 16:46 IST