Nature’s Disaster : Lightning strikes kill 47 in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana : Recently 47 People were killed by the Nature’s Lightning in the state Telangana and Andhra pradesh. The Monsoon in the South part of India is at its peak. So the incidents of thunderstorms and lightning increases in the recent time.
The joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad got extremely severe thunderstorms in 2016 year. Till now 1 person was dead due to lightning in Shamshabad.
A report submit by the National Crime Records Bureau on accidental deaths and suicide in India, Lightning killed 122 people in the Indian state Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in 2014.
Nature’s lightning almost killed 34 per cent people who died due to natural calamities between 2001 and 2012 in India.
Experts give suggestions or advice to avoid being hit by lightning during thunderstorms that All people have to stay or rest in house, stay away from poles that may conduct electricity, and do not stand in the open area or under a tree which is danger to life.
The India’s biggest Natural Calamity took place in Uttrakhand on 16th June 2016. In this Natural Calamity, around 5800 people died. It included 950 local residents of Uttrakhand.
Every year in India, thousands of people died due to natural calamities like : floods, heavy rainfall, lightning etc.