Reeling under scorching heat, Delhiites heaved a sigh of relief on Sunday as heavy rains hit several parts of the city and its nearby areas.
The South West Monsoon, which hit Kerala on Friday after a delay of four days, will remain "sluggish" and may proceed to central Indian only after June 25, the MET department said.
Meteorologists have observed a very high rise in the "extreme events of rainfall" in the country in the last 50 years.
Monsoon rains have been 14 per
cent less than normal this season with almost the entire
central India, considered the oilseed basket of the country,
receiving deficient rains.
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