Heavy rains, gusty winds uproot trees across state, one killed at Verna


The state was lashed by heavy rains accompanied by gusty winds since last night.

In Verna one man was killed after a tree fell on his car, while in other parts of the state the gusty winds and heavy rainfall resulted in trees being uprooted and roads inundated.

In one incident a resident of Fatorda Sunil Naik was killed  on Tuesday after a huge tree fell on his car.

Verna police said that the deceased was working in Verna Industrial estate and was stuck in the car after a huge tree feel on it.