Publish Date : May 29 2015
Category : News
INDIAN authorities urged hospitals to treat heatstroke as an emergency as the toll from a long heatwave topped 1,800 on Friday (May 29), making it the deadliest in more than two decades.
Hundreds of mainly poor people die at the height of summer every year in India, but this year’s figures are already nearly double the annual average.
Experts say the official figures likely...