Heavy rains: Three killed in Telangana
Heavy rains: Three killed in Telangana

Heavy rains: Three killed in Telangana


Untimely heavy rains accompanied with gales and lightening wreaked havoc in many parts of Telangana claiming at least three lives and several cattle on Thursday.

Three people--two in Nalgonda and one in Rangareddy districts-- besides several cattle in different parts of the state were killed when lightning struck them.The untimely rains also caused damage to standing crop and grains stored at market yards in several places in the state besides uprooting trees and electric poles disrupting power supply in some districts.

Several parts of Hyderabad and its twin Secunderabad were also lashed by heavy rains accompanied with strong winds uprooting trees and inundating roads causing traffic snarls.UNI