Washim; Leading News Service: Light and moderate rainfall occurred in most parts of the district from Thursday (16th) evening. However, on Friday (17th) in the evening, Y was hit in Washim taluka while Pangra Bandi in Malegaon taluka was hit by hailstorm with lightning. Due to this hail there has been a huge damage to the orchards. Also, power supply has been interrupted in many places.
Due to the stormy rains that occurred on Friday evening, it is estimated that the orchards in the district have been damaged on a large scale. Pangrabandi farm in Malegaon taluka was hit by heavy hailstorm. Due to this storm, the orchards have been damaged on a large scale. Also, other crops are also expected to be damaged. Since the last two days, cloudy weather and rain are continuing in most parts of the district and on Friday, due to hailstorm with thunderbolts in most parts of Washim district, electricity supply was also disrupted in various parts. Due to sudden hailstorm and stormy rain in Pangrabandi farm Shiwar in Malegaon taluka, wheat, onion, tomato, lemon and orchard were damaged.