Mumbai, June 14: In a yet another incident, a 38-year-old person died after a branch of the tree collapsed on two people near Vijayakar Wadi at SV Road in Mumbai's Malad. Another person sustained injuries. After the mishap, the deceased, Shailesh Mohanlal Rathod, was rushed to a private hospital, where he was declared brought dead. Another person who suffered wounds in undergoing treatment. Maharashtra: Heavy Pre-Monsoon Rain, Thunderstorm Leave One Dead in Nashik.
According to reports, the incident took place at around 6:30 am on Friday. In a separate incident, a person died after a tree fell on him in Jogeshwari. Last month on May 23, a 37-year-old Mira Road resident died after a tree crashed outside his office in Andheri. Mumbai: 1 Dead as Part of Hoarding Falls Near Churchgate Station.
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Mumbai: Two people died after a tree fell on them in two separate incidents, today; one in Malad and another in Jogeshwari. #Maharashtra
— ANI (@ANI) June 14, 2019
Mumbai witnessed extreme winds and some showers of rain in the last two days due to very severe cyclone 'Vayu'. The Indian Meteorological Department has urged Mumbaikars to stay away from the shore as take precautionary measure as sea condition turned very rough along Maharashtra's coastline on June 12 and 13. The coastal line is still on alert for the next 24 hours.