Parts of UP continue to reel under cold wave



Lucknow: Cold wave conditions prevailed at one or two places of the Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours with Najibabad in Bijnore district recording the minimum temperature at 2.6 degree Celsius.

Met office sources said that night temperatures rose in Gorakhpur and Faizabad divisions and changed little elsewhere in the state.

They were appreciably below normal in Gorakhpur, Varanasi and Allahabad divisions, below normal in Kanpur, Lucknow, Bareilly and Moradabad divisions and normal in the remaining parts of the state.

Sources said dense fog would occur at many places over the state in the next 48 hours.

PTI