Some respite for Rajasthan from cold

Jaipur: There was a slight respite for people in Rajasthan as night temperatures increased marginally across the desert state.

Churu and Vanasthali recorded the lowest minimum temperatures of 2.9 degrees and 3 degrees respectively, Met officials said.

Pilani, Sikar and Phalodi recorded a minimum of 3.7, 4.9 and 6.5 degrees Celsius respectively while Jaipur, Bundi, Chittorgarh and Jaisalmer all registered a uniform temperature of 7.2 degrees.

Minimum temperatures varied between 7.6 degree Celsius and 11.5 degrees in other parts of the state.