Wed, Apr 27, 2016, 11:47 AM
At least 80 persons have succumbed to sunstroke in Telangana state, official records state. However, the unofficial figure put the deaths to 250. The soaring temperatures are claiming more and more lives and the situation could turn worse in May, officials said. While most of the deaths occurred due to negligence in taking precautionary measures, officials have warned the people again to take extra precautions this summer that is the severest since 30 years.