High velocity winds claim lives of 3 youths, 60 injured

Three youths were killed and about 60 injured when high velocity winds hit several areas of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, disrupting power supply.

Govt strengthens early warning systems for monsoon

Ahead of the monsoon, government has strengthened the capacity of early warning systems to deal with disasters and augmented inventory of relief material.

Light rains drench parts of Punjab, Haryana

Ending the prolonged dry spell, light rain was witnessed in parts of Punjab and Haryana on Thursday. Pathankot, Kapurthala, Phagwara, Mohali and Ludhiana were among the places that received rainfall.

Rains lash parts of Rajasthan, crops damaged

Heavy showers coupled with hailstorms lashed Bundi
district last night damaging crops of wheat, mustard,
coriander seeds and lentils.