12 die in Gujarat rains

SURAT, JUNE 16. Four rain-related deaths had been reported from south Gujarat since Friday taking the toll during the current monsoon in the region to 12.

Two youths drowned in a pond in Ankleshwar town, while taking bath. Two others were electrocuted in Palsana taluka on the outskirts of Limbayat town, official sources said here.

Meanwhile heavy rain, accompanied by gusty winds, lashed Mumbai and its suburbs today, delaying several incoming long distance trains and affecting road traffic.