The national capital on Tuesday continued to reel under intense heat with hot winds blowing all through the day.
There was a slight respite on Monday from scorching heat as compared to yesterday in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra though the temperatures continued to hover well above 40 degrees Celsius.
Several places in Jharkhand on Saturday experienced temperatures three to five degrees above normal with the mercury soaring to 46.5 degree celsius in Garhwa.
Punjab and Haryana will continue to reel under scorching heat for some more days with less western disturbances and hot westerly winds bringing in more hot and dry air, Meteorological Department said Tuesday.
Western Orissa continued to
reel under blistering heat with maximum temperature soaring
to 45.6 degree Celsius in Sambalpur today, though coastal
areas had a respite with fall in mercury.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai