Cold wave continues to grip Punjab, Haryana

Minimum temperatures in Punjab and Haryana hovered above the normal Wednesday providing much needed relief to people from the cold wave.

Last Updated: Jan 18, 2012, 14:08 PM IST

Chandigarh: Minimum temperatures in Punjab
and Haryana hovered above the normal Wednesday providing much needed relief to people from the cold wave.

Chandigarh recorded a minimum of 10 degrees Celsius, four
notches above normal, the MeT department here said.

Ambala in Haryana also recorded an identical minimum at
10 degrees Celsius, up four notches, while Hisar`s low of 7.7
degrees Celsius settled two degrees above normal.

The minimum at Karnal was 7.4 degrees Celsius, up one
degree.
In Punjab, Patiala registered a low of 9.1 degrees
Celsius, up three, while Ludhiana`s minimum at 8.6 degrees
Celsius was two notches above normal.

Amritsar recorded a minimum of 4.4 degrees Celsius, up
one degree.
The MeT office has forecast no major change in the
minimum temperatures in the region until tomorrow.

PTI