Three youths were killed and about 60 injured when high velocity winds hit several areas of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, disrupting power supply.
Ahead of the monsoon, government has strengthened the capacity of early warning systems to deal with disasters and augmented inventory of relief material.
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.
Heavy showers coupled with hailstorms lashed Bundi
district last night damaging crops of wheat, mustard,
coriander seeds and lentils.
Day in Pics: 24th November
Showbiz World - November 24, 2014
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