Three more die in UP due to cold; death toll reaches 92

Three more persons, including two children, died due to severe cold conditions in Uttar Pradesh, taking the toll in the state this winter to 92.

Updated: Jan 11, 2011, 14:00 PM IST

Lucknow: Three more persons, including two children, died due to severe cold conditions in Uttar Pradesh, taking the toll in the state this winter to 92. The three persons, including an eight-year-old boy and a six-year-old girl, died due to cold in Barabanki district in
the last 24 hours, officials said here.
Cold conditions prevailed in most parts of the state
and clouds hovered in many places, MeT department officials
said.

Lucknow recorded a minimum temperature of 1.4 degrees
Celsius this morning, which was six notches below normal,
while Varanasi recorded a low of 2.7 deg C, six notches below
normal.
Kanpur shivered at 2.2 deg C, which was six notches below normal, while the minimum temperature in Allahabad settled at 4.8 deg C, four degrees below normal.

Agra recorded a minimum of 1 deg C, which was six degrees below normal.

PTI