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Indians sleep on the roof of a house to beat the heat in New Delhi, India on May 29, 2015. The heatwave has already killed thousands in India and is the fifth deadliest since 1900. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

(Bloomberg) — A heatwave in India that’s killed at least 1,360 people could claim more lives as high temperatures are forecast for another couple of days.

“The toll could mount,” said Y.K. Reddy, head of the meteorological center in Hyderabad, the capital of the southern Indian state of Telangana.

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