Sandstorm occurred in Aksaray and its districts at around 17:00 with the effect of the wind that increased its effect. A cloud of dust covered the sky due to the sudden storm. Some citizens panicked due to the storm that reduced the visibility range. The wind, which increased its intensity in Ortaköy district, toppled the minaret of a mosque in Çiftevi Village. Pieces of the overturned minaret were scattered in and around the mosque. Luckily, no one was killed or injured in the incident. The roofs of some barns in the district flew away.
In Kulu district of Konya, trees were toppled in some neighborhoods due to the wind that increased its intensity. Due to the sandstorm caused by the wind, a dust cloud covered the district.
The storm lasted about 1 hour in and around Aksaray.