Rains, dust storm kill tens in India, Pakistan
At least 100 people were killed and hundreds injured as rainy and stormy weather continued to wreak havoc across Pakistan and India.
At least 39 people were killed and 135 injured as the rain continued to wreak havoc across Pakistan, the National Disaster Management Authority said on Wednesday.
At least 80 houses were damaged as torrential rain lashed Pakistan's Punjab, Balochistan, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) provinces, Geo News reported citing authorities.
Authorities warned of more widespread dust-thunderstorms and rain accompanied by gusty winds in Punjab, Islamabad, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
Pakistani media reports on Tuesday said that the country's Balouchestan province was the worst-hit in the rains which hit earlier this week.
Meanwhile, in India, nearly 50 people were killed as rains coupled with thunderstorm and lightning hit several parts of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Maharashtra provinces overnight.
The unseasonal rains and storm also caused damage to property and crops in Gujarat and Rajasthan. 208/211/103