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Heat wave claims four more lives in Amritsar; toll reaches 20

The heat wave today claimed the lives of four more persons, taking the death toll due to hot weather to 20.

punjab Updated: Jul 04, 2012 23:34 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times

The heat wave claimed the lives of four more persons on Wednesday, taking the death toll due to hot weather to 20.


This summer, Amritsar has seen mercury rising to 47 degrees Celsius, making the lives of people tough.

As per police, two people were found dead under C division police station jurisdiction, whereas one person each was found dead in Civil Lines and A division area. Police claimed that none of the deceased have been identified so far.

First Published: Jul 04, 2012 23:31 IST