India experiencing world’s 5th deadliest heat wave

BACKheatwaveAccording to an international database of disasters, as the death toll in the current heat wave crossed the 2000 mark it has become the fifth deadliest ever heatwave in the world and the second deadliest in India.

Weather forecasters are predicting that there are a few more days left in the ongoing heatwave that has killed the most number of people in Andhra Pradesh and Telengana while affecting other parts of the country.