Occurrence of hailstones accompanied by heavy rain is a regular feature in Shillong from few days. It’s a delight for nature lovers but the same has caused destruction in property in many parts of Meghalaya today afternoon.
The destruction was severe in Riangdo village in West Khasi Hills. Hailstones bearing the size of a stone caused destruction to various houses in many village.
West Khasi Hills DC ArunKumar Kembhavi informed that hailstones has caused destruction and they have distributed relief materials including food to the affected people.