Indian Govt Health Advisory, Dos and Donts to Avoid Sunstroke in Summer

The government has issued a health advisory amid intense heatwave. Listing dos and don'ts, the government urged citizens to keep themselves hydrated and stay indoors as much as possible.

It urged people to wear lightweight cotton clothes and avoid going out.

Avoid cooking during peak hours and do not go out barefoot, the government further stated.

The IMD said that heat wave conditions are likely to continue in some parts over West Rajasthan on 30 April and 1 May.

Severe Heat Wave Conditions will prevail on 1st May over West Rajasthan and gradually decrease in some parts on 2 and 3 May, IMD added.

Punjab, Haryana-Chandigarh-Delhi, East Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Jammu Division and Vidarbha will also face the same from 30 April-2 May, said IMD.

UN agency WMO has also expressed concern over the heatwave conditions in the country.