9 die in cold-related incidents in UP

Nine more people died in cold-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh, where dense fog made movement of road and rail traffic difficult, officials said.

Last Updated: Dec 17, 2011, 17:20 PM IST

Lucknow: Nine more people on Saturday died in
cold-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh, where dense fog made
movement of road and rail traffic difficult, officials said.
Three people died in Azamgarh and Pratapgarh each, two in
Ballia and one in Balrampur in cold-related incidents, they
said.

Cold wave conditions continued to prevail in the state
and temperature fell appreciably in Gorakhpur, Faizabad and
Lucknow divisions.
Agra with minimum 2.5 deg C was the coldest place in the
state.

PTI