Gaya coldest in Bihar at 3.6 deg Celsius

Gaya: Bihar got some respite from the cold on Monday with bright sunshine in the morning even as Gaya recorded the season's lowest minimum temperature of 3.6 degree Celsius.

The sun shone during the day in most parts of the state marking an increase in the maximum temperature, the weather office said here.

The maximum temperature in Patna was 23.1 degrees, while the minimum settled at 6.2 deg C. Bhagalpur and Purnia recorded respective minimum of 13 degrees and 7.5 degrees.

Train services were affected because of the fog during the morning, Railway sources said.