Dense fog disrupts normal life in Delhi, across Northern India; 20 trains cancelled

The National Capital Delhi and North India was engulfed in a thick blanket of fog on Sunday morning. Cold weather also made life difficult for people as the minimum temperature was recorded at 8 degrees Celsius at 5:30 am.

Last Updated: Jan 24, 2016, 09:57 AM IST
Dense fog disrupts normal life in Delhi, across Northern India; 20 trains cancelled
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New Delhi: The National Capital Delhi and parts of North India were engulfed in a thick blanket of fog on Sunday morning. Cold weather also made life difficult for people as the minimum temperature was recorded at 8 degrees Celsius at 5:30 am.

The fog has disrupted road traffic and trains movement. According to the Northern Railways , 20 trains have been cancelled and over 135 are running late. 

Cars and other vehicles on Delhi roads were seen moving at a slow speed with their parking lights on. 

On Friday, Delhi witnessed the season's coldest day with the minimum temperature falling down to 4.2 degrees Celsius, three notches below the average.