Temperatures Soar to 46.9°C as 33 Indian Polling Staff Die from Heatstroke

Lucknow, India – On the final day of voting in Uttar Pradesh, India, 33 polling staff members succumbed to heatstroke, as reported by a senior election official. The devastating toll came amidst sweltering temperatures that gripped various parts of the country, with the India Meteorological Department recording a high of 46.9°C (116°F) in Jhansi, Uttar … Read more