9 Killed and 133 Injured by Thunderstorms in First Six Months

At least 9 people have been found dead and 133 others injured by windstorms, thunder and lightning in the first semester of 2016, said a recent report of the National Committee for Disaster Management.

Some 162 cases of thunderstorms hit 23 provinces and capital during the same period, destroying 1,205 houses completely, it added.

In the first six months of 2015, thunderstorms claimed 12 lives, injured 115 people and damaged thousands of houses.

Source: AKP