At least12 people died due to heat stroke in Gaya. Adequate arrangements were made at the hospital, 6 senior doctors and 10 interns were present. Families of the deceased will be given an ex-gratia of Rs 4 Lakh each. Those belonging to BPL categories are being given Rs 20,000 each for the last rites informed Abhishek Singh, District Magistrate, Gaya. While speaking to ANI, Union Health Minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan who reached Patna said, "It's very unfortunate that people have died due to heat stroke. I advise people to avoid moving out of house till temperature reduces. Intense heat affects brain and leads to various health issues."