Tribune News Service
Patiala, June 11
Around seven persons—including two children—died in the storm-related incidents in the Patiala district on Thursday night.
Four members of a migrant family, including two children, died at Saidkheri village when a brick wall fell on their hovel.
A farmer died when a roof buckled at him at Gandakheri village.
Another person died after a parked container turned over and fell on him while he was taking shelter from the storm.
A migrant labourer died in Sanour after a wall fell on him due to high-velocity winds that hit the district on Thursday night.
It has been learnt that around a dozen people have been injured in the which also damaged electricity poles, property and uprooted many trees.