As a result of the disaster overnight in India, more than 40 people were killed, dozens injured. The Indian states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand were particularly affected.
Because of the strong wind, trees and power lines are felled. Most of the people were killed by lightning and falling trees. The wind speed reached 70 km / h.
During May in India, from the showers and thunderstorms, 170 people were killed, more than 500 were injured.