Cold conditions continued to prevail in several parts of Punjab and Haryana with mercury dropping by few notches below normal in both states.
Biting cold wave conditions on Monday continued to sweep several parts of Punjab and Haryana where day temperatures settled much below the normal.
Cold conditions prevailed at many places in Punjab and Haryana, which was lashed by rains during the past couple of days, with Amritsar being the coldest place at a low of 3 degrees Celsius.
The ongoing cold wave sweeping Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, today continued unabated, with Narnaul turning out to be the coldest place in the two states at 2.6 degrees Celsius.
Cold wave conditions continued to sweep Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, with temperatures hovering a few notches below the normal.
Biting cold wave sweeping Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Wednesday further intensified with minimum temperatures recording a dip at some places, even though there was some relief from the foggy conditions.
Officials in Punjab and Haryana said that 21 people have died because of the intense cold wave in the region over the past one month.
Haryana Police announced a reward of Rs two lakh for any information on a notorious criminal who allegedly killed two brothers in Bhiwani.
In a joint operation, Haryana Health Department and Food and Drug Administration seized a huge quantity of gutka and pan masala from Narnaul city.
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