Severe Nepal thunderstorm leaves 25 dead, hundreds injured


Death toll may increase as rescuers contend with heavy rain and uprooted power lines

More than two dozen people have been killed in a severe thunderstorm that swept through parts of southern Nepal and hundreds more were injured, police and officials said.

Nepal’s prime minister KP Sharma Oli wrote in a tweet that 25 people had been killed on Sunday, and around 400 were injured.

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Written by Reuters in Kathmandu
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