At least 11 people have died after gale force winds hit Moscow on Monday
afternoon, the Interfax news agency has reported.
reported close to the Universitet metro station,
Kirovogradskaya and Kedrovaya
Jawaharlal Nehru Square and
on the Andreevskaya Embankment. Some 69 people were injured also in the storm.
Two of the victims
are believed to have died after being hit by a small shelter, the Interfax
news agency reported.