Weather: Kalbaisakhi brings lightning, high winds, rain to East India

A barrage of phenomenal lightning strikes affiliated with risky thunderstorms in the course of the ongoing Kalbaisakhi (pre-monsoon) year have claimed 59 life, in the course of the week ending April 24, throughout the acquainted extend in East India – Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh.

An prolonged period of time from February 21 to April 25 (sixty four times) has seen more than two hundred fatalities thanks to lightning in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand , Odisha, and Madhya Pradesh, in accordance to a Kalbaisakhi bulletin issued jointly by the Local climate Resilient Observing Techniques Marketing Council, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and World Vision India.

Thunderstorm raids East Coastline

In simple fact, Saturday and Sunday saw a scarce but risky thunderstorm raiding the East Coastline from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka in a South-South-West path creating massive lightning strikes and average to hefty rainfall

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