Atleast 45 people died after heavy storm and rain hits Uttar Pradesh.A heavy dust storm swept across several parts of western and northern India on Wednesday.
Agra reported the highest number of deaths: 36. Three persons died in Bijnore, two in Saharanpur and one each in Bareilly, Chitrakoot, Rae Bareli and Unnao districts.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of up to Rs 4 lakh to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 for each of the injured. He has also instructed all District Magistrates to provide immediate relief to the affected.
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