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Indian workers repair damage after deadly dust storm

In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 photo, people cross a road, enveloped by dust rising from a storm in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust storm and rain s...
This frame grab from video provided by XYZ News shows damage caused by a rainstorm in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, Thursday, May 3, 2018. A ...
This frame grab from video provided by XYZ News shows an injured being carried for treatment in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, Wednesday, May ...
Crows fly as dark streaks of rain fall over Kangra Valley in Dharmsala, India, Thursday, May 3, 2018. A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of no...
FILE - In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 file photo, people cover their noses as a dust storm envelops the city in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust stor...
FILE - In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018, file photo, a man wraps a scarf around his nose as a dust storm envelops the city in New Delhi, India. Official...

In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 photo, people cross a road, enveloped by dust rising from a storm in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust storm and rain s...

This frame grab from video provided by XYZ News shows damage caused by a rainstorm in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, Thursday, May 3, 2018. A ...

This frame grab from video provided by XYZ News shows an injured being carried for treatment in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, Wednesday, May ...

Crows fly as dark streaks of rain fall over Kangra Valley in Dharmsala, India, Thursday, May 3, 2018. A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of no...

FILE - In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018 file photo, people cover their noses as a dust storm envelops the city in New Delhi, India. A powerful dust stor...

FILE - In this Wednesday, May 2, 2018, file photo, a man wraps a scarf around his nose as a dust storm envelops the city in New Delhi, India. Official...

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Workers were rushing to restore electricity to scores of towns and villages in northern and western India where a powerful dust storm and thundershowers caused more than 100 deaths and injured another 200.

Winds blew up to 130 kilometers per hour (80 miles per hour) as the storm swept through Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan states on Wednesday night, demolishing hundreds of mud huts, uprooting trees and causing extensive damage to wheat and vegetable crops.

It also damaged electric poles and transformers, plunging parts of 20 districts of Uttar Pradesh state into darkness, state Relief Commissioner Sanjay Kumar said Friday.

Amid repair and relief work by authorities, India's meteorological department warns another powerful dust storm would sweep parts of the two states this weekend.