Chandigarh: Providing relief to people braving intense chill for the last few days, minimum
temperatures at many places in Punja, Haryana and Chandigarh on Thursday registered a slight increase.
Chandigarh recorded a low of 6.6 degree Celsius, a degree above normal, the MeT office said here.
Patiala in Punjab recorded a low of 7.9 degree Celsius, up two notches while the low at Ludhiana was 4.2 degree Celsius.
Amritsar, which had been reeling under intense cold during the past few days with minimum settling below the freezing point today recorded a low of two degree Celsius.
Ambala in Haryana recorded a low of 6.8 degree Celsius, up one degree while Karnal registered a minimum of 5.4 degree Celsius.
The minimum at Hisar settled at 4.7 degree Celsius.
The MeT said that fog reduced visibility at many places in the region including Hisar, Karnal, Ludhiana and Amritsar early today.